Buske Family History

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Buske Name Meaning

German: of Slavic origin. German: from a pet form of Busse, a short form of the personal name Burkhard (see Burkhart). Danish and Swedish: variant of Busk.

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

Similar surnames: Kuske, Busse, Burke, Huske, Beske, Budke, Busko, Bake, Busk, Jeske

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Buske Family Origin

Where is the Buske family from?

Buske Family Occupations

What did your Buske ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Buske family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Buske. The most common Buske occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Buske's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Blacksmith


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

Buske Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Buske. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Buske 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Buske. 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 Buske. For the veterans among your Buske ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Buske Life Expectancy

What is the average Buske lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Buske life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Buske in 1955 was 48, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Buske

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Buske 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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