Bueno Family History

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Bueno Name Meaning

Spanish: generally an approving (or ironic) nickname, from Spanish bueno ‘good’.

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

Similar surnames: Buono, Bono, Burgo, Muno, Suen, Nuno, Suero, Bien, Buffo, Bene

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Bueno Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Bueno name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Bueno. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Native American—North, Central, South


  • Spain


  • England & Wales


  • Portugal


  • France


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Bueno Family Origin

Where is the Bueno family from?

Bueno Family Occupations

What did your Bueno ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bueno occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Bueno's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Sheep Herder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bueno. A less common occupation for the Bueno family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Sheep Herder

  • Blacksmith


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

Bueno Historical Records

What Bueno family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Bueno. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bueno 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 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Bueno. 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 Bueno. For the veterans among your Bueno ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bueno Life Expectancy

What is the average Bueno lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Bueno life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Bueno in 1953 was 38, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bueno

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bueno 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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