Buchanon Family History

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Buchanon Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Buchanan.

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

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Buchanon Family Origin

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Buchanon Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Farms On Shares

    4%

In 1880, the most common Buchanon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Buchanon's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Buchanon. A less common occupation for the Buchanon family was Farms On Shares.

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Buchanon Historical Records

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Buchanon Life Expectancy

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