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Bucklin Name Meaning

Variant of either English Buckland or Butlin, a nickname from Old French boute-vilain ‘hustle or beat the churl’, presumably denoting a severe or bullying master.

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


Similar surnames: Bucklen, Burlin, Buckler, Buckland, Buckley, Acklin, Dunklin

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Bucklin Family Origin

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Bucklin Family Occupations

What did your Bucklin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bucklin. A less common occupation for the Bucklin family was Laborer. The most common Bucklin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Bucklin's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Laborer

    3%

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Bucklin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bucklin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bucklin 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Bucklin. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Bucklin. For the veterans among your Bucklin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bucklin Life Expectancy

What is the average Bucklin lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Bucklin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Bucklin in 1946 was 34, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bucklin 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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