Mussey Family History

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Mussey Name Meaning

English: nickname from Middle English mus ‘mouse’ + eage ‘eye’. Possibly an altered spelling of French Musset (see Mussett 1).

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


Similar surnames: Hussey, Massey, Tussey, Mussen, Bussey, Mossey, Busey, Dossey, Musson

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Mussey Family Origin

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Mussey Family Occupations

What did your Mussey ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Mussey ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Retail Grocer

    5%
  • Agt Baggage Master

    2%

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In 1880, the most common Mussey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Mussey's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Retail Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mussey. A less common occupation for the Mussey family was Agt Baggage Master.

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Mussey Historical Records

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Mussey Life Expectancy

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