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Busch Family History

Busch Name Meaning
German (also Büsch): topographic name for someone who lived by a thicket or wood, from Middle High German busch ‘bush’, or a habitational name from a place named with this word.

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

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223,971 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
26,895 Military Records
22,650 Immigration Records
75,973 Census and Voter Lists
180,261 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Busch Families

  • Number of Busch families
     175 - 348
     59 - 174
     1 - 58
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Busch families
     34 - 66
     12 - 33
     1 - 11
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Busch families
     3 - 2
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Busch census records

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Busch Family Origin

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Busch Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Busch families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Busch

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Busch Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Busch census records

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Busch Civil War Service Records

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