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Budd Family History

Budd Name Meaning
English: from an Old English byname, Budde, which was applied to a thickset or plump person. By the Middle English period it had become a common personal name, with derivatives formed with hypocoristic suffixes, Budecok and Budekin. Reaney derives it from Old English budda ‘beetle’.Shortened form of German Budde.

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

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151,357 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
13,842 Military Records
11,388 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Budd Families

  • Number of Budd families
     115 - 228
     39 - 114
     1 - 38
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Budd families
     485 - 967
     162 - 484
     1 - 161
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Budd families
     8 - 13
     3 - 7
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Budd Family Origin

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Budd Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Budd

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Budd Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Budd Civil War Service Records

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