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Buster Name Meaning

Austrian German (Tyrol and Allgäu): nickname from a derivative of Buste ‘pock mark’, ‘boil’ (from Latin apostema ‘boil’).

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


Similar surnames: Kuster, Buser, Bueter, Busser, Bester, Butter, Huster, Kusler

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Buster Family Origin

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Buster Family Occupations

What did your Buster ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Buster family was Keeping House. The most common Buster occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Buster's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Buster.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%

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

Buster Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Buster Life Expectancy

What is the average Buster lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Buster life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Buster in 1945 was 44, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Buster

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Buster 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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