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Buettner Family History

Buettner Name Meaning
German (Büttner): occupational name for a cooper or barrel-maker, German Büttner, an agent derivative of Middle High German büte(n) ‘cask’, ‘wine barrel’. This name occurs chiefly in eastern German-speaking regions. Compare Binder, Bittenbender, Boettcher, Schaeffler.

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

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25,549 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
2,928 Military Records
1,914 Immigration Records
10,362 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Buettner Families

  • Number of Buettner families
     37 - 72
     13 - 36
     1 - 12
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Buettner Family Origin

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Buettner Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Buettner

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Buettner Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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