Buechel Family History

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Buechel Name Meaning

variant of Buehl. from a field name, Büchelin ‘beech grove’, ‘beech stand’ or a habitational name from any of several places so named.

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

Similar surnames: Bucher, Buechler, Buchen, Buescher, Buche, Buchele, Becher, Prechel

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Buechel Family Origin

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Buechel Family Occupations

What did your Buechel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Buechel occupation in the USA was Musician. 15% of Buechel's were Musicians. A less common occupation for the Buechel family was Butcher. Musician, Saloon Keeper and Banker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Buechel.

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  • Musician

  • Saloon Keeper

  • Banker

  • Butcher


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Buechel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Buechel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Buechel 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 256 immigration records available for the last name Buechel. 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 557 military records available for the last name Buechel. For the veterans among your Buechel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Buechel Life Expectancy

What is the average Buechel lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Buechel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Buechel in 1940 was 51, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Buechel 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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