Busque Family History

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Busque Name Meaning

Possibly a respelling of the French topographic name Busquet, a variant of Bosquet, from a derivative of bosc ‘wood’, a southern variant of bois.

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


Similar surnames: Bosque, Bousquet, Bushue, Basque, Busse, Bourque, Bascue, Brue, Bose

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Busque Family Origin

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Busque Family Occupations

What did your Busque ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Busque family was Farm Worker. Farmer, Rentier and Charon were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Busque. The most common Busque occupation in Canada was Farmer. 67% of Busque's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Rentier

    17%
  • Charon

    11%
  • Farm Worker

    6%

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Busque Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Busque Life Expectancy

What is the average Busque lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Busque life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Busque in 1964 was 66, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Busque

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Busque 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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