Bushner Family History

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Bushner Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Buschner, a variant of Buescher.

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

Similar surnames: Busher, Buchner, Wishner, Burtner, Dashner, Dishner, Busser, Bushey

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Bushner Family Origin

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Bushner Family Occupations

What did your Bushner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bushner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Bushner's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Machinest were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bushner. A less common occupation for the Bushner family was Teamster.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Machinest

  • Teamster


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

Bushner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Bushner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bushner 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 197 immigration records available for the last name Bushner. 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 225 military records available for the last name Bushner. For the veterans among your Bushner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bushner Life Expectancy

What is the average Bushner lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Bushner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Bushner in 1964 was 51, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bushner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bushner 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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