Buess Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

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Buess Family Origin

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Buess Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Barber

    13%
  • Carpenter

    13%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Buess family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Buess. The most common Buess occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Buess's were Farmers.

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Buess Historical Records

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Buess Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Buess life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Buess in 1951 was 45, and 88 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Buess

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