Buhr Name Meaning

German: variant of Bauer or Bur.

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


Similar surnames: Bur, Puhr, Burr, Uhr, Buhs, Buer, Behr, Muhr, Baur, Bihm

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Buhr Family Origin

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Buhr Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Grocer

    3%

In 1880, the most common Buhr occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Buhr's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Buhr. A less common occupation for the Buhr family was Grocer.

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Buhr Historical Records

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Buhr Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Buhr life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Buhr in 1943 was 23, and 66 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Buhr

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