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Bucca Name Meaning

Italian: nickname for a talkative or indiscreet person, an orator, or a person with a large or deformed mouth, from Sicilian bbucca ‘mouth’ (standard Italian bocca).

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

Similar surnames: Bucco, Bacca, Zucca, Buffa, Duca, Bucci, Bua, Burda, Bula, Luca

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Where is the Bucca family from?

You can see how Bucca families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Bucca family name was found in the USA, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Bucca families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 8 Bucca families living in California. This was 100% of all the recorded Bucca's in the USA. California had the highest population of Bucca families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Bucca surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Bucca ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Bucca. 43% of Bucca men worked as a Laborer.

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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.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • New Worker
  • Machinist
  • Printer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
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Census Records

There are 985 census records available for the last name Bucca. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bucca 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 535 immigration records available for the last name Bucca. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 426 military records available for the last name Bucca. For the veterans among your Bucca ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Bucca lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Bucca life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Bucca in 1963 was 47, and 83 in 2004.

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