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Bussinger Name Meaning

Swiss German: probably, like Swiss Busslinger, a derivative of a pet form of the personal name Burkhart.

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


Similar surnames: Messinger, Basinger, Dissinger, Hassinger, Kessinger, Bullinger

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Bussinger Family Origin

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Bussinger Family Occupations

What did your Bussinger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Stone Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bussinger. The most common Bussinger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Bussinger's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bussinger family was Clerk.

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Keeping House

    15%
  • Stone Mason

    15%
  • Clerk

    8%

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

Bussinger Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bussinger Life Expectancy

What is the average Bussinger lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Bussinger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Bussinger in 1958 was 57, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bussinger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bussinger 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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