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Mebust Family History

Mebust Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Debus, Mehus, Debusk, Mabus, Reust, Meuse, Lebus, Mest, Maust, Febus

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Where is the Mebust family from?

You can see how Mebust families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mebust family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Mebust family living in Montana. This was about 50% of all the recorded Mebust's in USA. Montana and 1 other state had the highest population of Mebust families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mebust surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Mebust ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Mebust. 100% of Mebust men worked as a Farmer. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
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Census Records

There are 107 census records available for the last name Mebust. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mebust census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 55 immigration records available for the last name Mebust. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 77 military records available for the last name Mebust. For the veterans among your Mebust ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mebust lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2003, in the United States, Mebust life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Mebust in 1966 was 58, and 74 in 2003.

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