Buikema Family History

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Buikema Name Meaning

Frisian: patronymic from the nickname Buick (see Buyck).

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


Similar surnames: Bultema, Feikema, Zuidema, Barkema, Bruinsma, Sikkema, Bonnema

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Buikema Family Origin

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Buikema Family Occupations

What did your Buikema ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Buikema occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Buikema's were Farmers. Farmer and Works In Saw Mill were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Buikema. A less common occupation for the Buikema family was Lather.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Works In Saw Mill

    40%
  • Lather

    20%

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

Buikema Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Buikema. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Buikema 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Buikema. 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 Buikema. For the veterans among your Buikema ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Buikema Life Expectancy

What is the average Buikema lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Buikema life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Buikema in 1957 was 72, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Buikema

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Buikema 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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