Buddenhagen Family History

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Buddenhagen Name Meaning

German (Westphalia): from a farm name composed of Middle Low German budde(n) ‘morass’, ‘bog’ + hag(en) ‘hedge’.

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

Similar surnames: Buddemeyer, Greenhagen, Ziegenhagen, Budden, Biedenharn, Ketterhagen

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Buddenhagen Family Origin

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Buddenhagen Family Occupations

What did your Buddenhagen ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Buddenhagen. 15% of Buddenhagen men worked as a Laborer and 12% of Buddenhagen women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Buddenhagen were Engineer and Secretary

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Engineer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Beauty Operator
  • Housekeeper
  • Secretary

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Buddenhagen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Buddenhagen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Buddenhagen 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 299 immigration records available for the last name Buddenhagen. 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 461 military records available for the last name Buddenhagen. For the veterans among your Buddenhagen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Buddenhagen Life Expectancy

What is the average Buddenhagen lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Buddenhagen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Buddenhagen in 1955 was 49, and 74 in 2004.

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