Lush Name Meaning

English (Hampshire, Dorset, and Wiltshire): unexplained. According to MacLysaght this name, which is also found in Ireland, is akin to Usher (compare Lusher). Probably an Americanized spelling of German Lüsch (see Lusch).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Tush, Bush, Cush, Lash, Lish, Losh, Rush, Lesh, Plush, Blush

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Lush Family Origin

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Lush Family Occupations

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  • Going To School

    20%
  • School

    15%
  • Baker

    10%
  • Butcher

    10%

In 1881, Going To School, School and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lush. The most common Lush occupation in Canada was Going To School. 20% of Lush's were Going To Schools. A less common occupation for the Lush family was Butcher.

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Lush Historical Records

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Lush Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2004, Lush life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Lush in 1949 was 19, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lush

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