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Busko Family History

Busko Name Meaning

from a pet form of the personal name Budzislaw. habitational name from Busko-Zdrój in Kielce voivodeship.

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

Similar surnames: Busto, Buske, Bosko, Busk, Jusko, Berko, Barko, Misko, Busby, Benko

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Where is the Busko family from?

You can see how Busko families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Busko family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Busko families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there was 1 Busko family living in Wisconsin. This was 100% of all the recorded Busko's in USA. Wisconsin had the highest population of Busko families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Busko surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Busko ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Miner and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Busko. 16% of Busko men worked as a Miner and 22% of Busko women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Busko were Mgr Farm and Stenographer. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Miner
  • Dyer
  • Machinist
  • Mgr Farm

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Waitress
  • Housework
  • Presser
  • Stenographer
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What Busko family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Busko. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Busko census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 466 immigration records available for the last name Busko. 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 Cards

There are 444 military records available for the last name Busko. For the veterans among your Busko ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Busko lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Busko life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Busko in 1962 was 59, and 79 in 2004.

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