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Buchner Family History

Buchner Name Meaning
German: topographic name for someone who lived by a beech tree or beech wood, a variant of Buch + the suffix -(n)er denoting an inhabitant, or a habitational name from any of various places called Buchen, for example in Baden (east of Heidelberg).Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a scholar or scribe, from German Buch ‘book’, Yiddish bukh + the agent suffix -ner.

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

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Name Distribution of Buchner Families

  • Number of Buchner families
     51 - 99
     18 - 50
     1 - 17
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Buchner families
     4 - 6
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Buchner families
     5 - 7
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Buchner Family Origin

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Buchner Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Buchner

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Buchner Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Buchner census records

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Buchner Civil War Service Records

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