Butch Family History

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Butch Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Butsch, a variant of Butz.

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


Similar surnames: Burch, Bautch, Kutch, Butsch, Sutch, Burtch, Dutch, Buth, Bertch

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Butch Family Origin

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Butch Family Occupations

What did your Butch ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Butch family was Book Agent. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Butch. The most common Butch occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Butch's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Laborer

    19%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Book Agent

    4%

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

Butch Historical Records

What Butch family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Butch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Butch census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Butch

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Butch. 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 Butch. For the veterans among your Butch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Butch Life Expectancy

What is the average Butch lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Butch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Butch in 1950 was 38, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Butch

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Butch 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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