Voss Family History

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Voss Name Meaning

German: variant of Fosse.

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


Similar surnames: Vohs, Vos, Foss, Goss, Noss, Boss, Vose, Vass, Hoss, Ross

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Voss Family Origin

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Voss Family Occupations

What did your Voss ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Voss. 53% of Voss men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    53%
  • Laborer
    16%
  • Farm Laborer
    11%
  • Merchant
    11%

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

Voss Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 113,000 census records available for the last name Voss. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Voss 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 67,000 immigration records available for the last name Voss. 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 26,000 military records available for the last name Voss. For the veterans among your Voss ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Voss Life Expectancy

What is the average Voss lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Voss life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Voss in 1941 was 49, and 75 in 2004.

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