Buse Name Meaning

North German (also Büse): from Middle Low German buse ‘fishing boat’, specifically of the kind used to catch herring, and hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker of such boats or for a herring fisher.

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


Similar surnames: Busse, Buss, Huse, Buser, Kuse, Burse, Bush, Bunt, Guse, Bise

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Buse Family Origin

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Buse Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Buse family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Buse. The most common Buse occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Buse's were Farmers.

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Buse Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, Buse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Buse in 1951 was 47, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Buse

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