Butchart Family History

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Butchart Name Meaning

Scottish (Angus): variant of Butcher. Respelling of Buttschard, Buschart, southwestern German variants of Burkhart, influenced by French Bouchard.

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

Similar surnames: Bushart, Burghart, Burchardt, Burkart, Buchert, Burkhardt, Burckhardt

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Butchart Family Origin

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Butchart Family Occupations

What did your Butchart ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Butchart occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Butchart's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Butchart family was Mill Hand. Farmer and Boarding H. Keeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Butchart.

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  • Farmer

  • Boarding H. Keeper

  • Mill Hand


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

Butchart Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Butchart Life Expectancy

What is the average Butchart lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Butchart life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Butchart in 1963 was 73, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Butchart

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Butchart 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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