Bustin Family History

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Bustin Name Meaning

Asturian-Leonese (Bustín): from a diminutive of Busto. Castilianized form of Basque buztin ‘clay’, hence probably a topographic name for someone who lived on clay ground or possibly a metonymic occupational name for a potter.

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

Similar surnames: Dustin, Boutin, Bastin, Austin, Bassin, Busto, Budin, Justin, Gustin

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Bustin Family Origin

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Bustin Family Occupations

What did your Bustin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bustin family was Keeps House. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bustin. The most common Bustin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Bustin's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Keeps House


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Bustin Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

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Bustin Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Bustin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Bustin in 1962 was 69, and 82 in 2004.

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