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Buchen Name Meaning

German (Büchen): habitational name from Buchen, a place east of Hamburg, in Odenwald district, so named with Middle High German buoche ‘beech tree’, ‘beech wood’.

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


Similar surnames: Bucher, Buche, Buchner, Buchan, Kucher, Buchta, Bushey, Bechen, Buchs

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Buchen Family Origin

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Buchen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Blacksmith

    10%
  • Buiilder & Contractor

    5%
  • Cooper

    5%

In 1880, the most common Buchen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Buchen's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Buiilder & Contractor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Buchen. A less common occupation for the Buchen family was Cooper.

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Buchen Historical Records

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Buchen Life Expectancy

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