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Bussey Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from any of several places in Normandy, France: Boucé in Orne, from which came Robert de Buci mentioned in Domesday Book, Bouce (Manche), or Bucy-le-Long (Aisne). All are named with a Latin personal name Buccius (presumably a derivative of bucca ‘mouth’) + the locative suffix -acum. Altered spelling of German Busse.

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


Similar surnames: Bessey, Bursey, Bulley, Vessey, Hussey, Bushey, Busse, Tussey, Busser

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Bussey Family Origin

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Bussey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farming

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bussey. A less common occupation for the Bussey family was Farming. The most common Bussey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Bussey's were Farmers.

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Bussey Historical Records

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Bussey Life Expectancy

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