Muse Name Meaning

French: nickname for a dissolute person, from Old French muse ‘amusement’, ‘dissipation’.

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


Similar surnames: Mule, Duke, Mele, Musel, Hue, Rue, Guss, Kusy, Muske, Lust

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Muse Family Origin

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Muse Family Occupations

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  • Fisherman

    36%
  • Farmer

    27%
  • Servant

    10%
  • Farmers Son

    6%

In 1881, Fisherman, Farmer and Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Muse. The most common Muse occupation in Canada was Fisherman. 36% of Muse's were Fishermans. A less common occupation for the Muse family was Farmers Son.

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Muse Historical Records

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Muse Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1941 and 2004, Muse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Muse in 1941 was 41, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Muse

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