Bushaw Family History

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Bushaw Name Meaning

Of uncertain origin. Said to be an Americanized spelling of French Bachand, but see also Buschur and Brashear.

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


Similar surnames: Bashaw, Busha, Bushart, Besaw, Deshaw, Busher, Mashaw, Bushway

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Bushaw Family Origin

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Bushaw Family Occupations

What did your Bushaw ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bushaw. A less common occupation for the Bushaw family was Dress Maker. The most common Bushaw occupation in the USA was Laborer. 23% of Bushaw's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    23%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Cooper

    7%
  • Dress Maker

    7%

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

Bushaw Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bushaw Life Expectancy

What is the average Bushaw lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Bushaw life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Bushaw in 1947 was 43, and 56 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bushaw

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bushaw 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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