Muscott Family History

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Muscott Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Muscott, a minor place in Northamptonshire, or Muscoates in North Yorkshire, both named from Old English mus ‘mouse’ + cot ‘hut’, ‘small dwelling’, ‘shelter’.

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

Similar surnames: Arscott, Escott, Walcott, Prescott, Linscott, Wilcott, Musch, Musson

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Muscott Family Origin

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Muscott Family Occupations

What did your Muscott ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Carpenter joiner and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Muscott. 7% of Muscott men worked as a Carpenter joiner and 54% of Muscott women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Muscott were Butcher Own Accoun and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Carpenter joiner
  • Builder Genaral Labourer
  • Builders Labourer
  • Butcher Own Accoun

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Restaurant Supervisor
  • Bus Conductess
  • Clerk

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Muscott Historical Records

What Muscott family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Muscott. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Muscott census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 263 immigration records available for the last name Muscott. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 198 military records available for the last name Muscott. For the veterans among your Muscott ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Muscott Life Expectancy

What is the average Muscott lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Muscott life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Muscott in 1965 was 53, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Muscott

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Muscott ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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