Buchmiller Family History

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Buchmiller Name Meaning

Partly Americanized form of German Buchmüller, a distinguishing name denoting a miller (Middle High German mülner) who lived by a beech tree (Middle High German buoche).

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

Similar surnames: Buckmiller, Loughmiller, Guthmiller, Buchmeier, Buchalter, Overmiller

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Buchmiller Family Origin

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Buchmiller Family Occupations

What did your Buchmiller ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Buchmiller occupation in the USA was Farmer. 83% of Buchmiller's were Farmers. Farmer and Carpenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Buchmiller.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Buchmiller ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Buchmiller Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Buchmiller. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Buchmiller census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 150 immigration records available for the last name Buchmiller. 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 Card

There are 346 military records available for the last name Buchmiller. For the veterans among your Buchmiller ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Buchmiller Life Expectancy

What is the average Buchmiller lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2003, in the United States, Buchmiller life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Buchmiller in 1955 was 53, and 89 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Buchmiller

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Buchmiller ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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