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Buttner Family Origin

Where is the Buttner family from?

Buttner Family Occupations

What did your Buttner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Buttner family was Laborer. Farmer, Shoemaker and Shoe Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Buttner. The most common Buttner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 13% of Buttner's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Shoemaker

  • Shoe Maker

  • Laborer


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

Buttner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Buttner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Buttner 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Buttner. 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 15,000 military records available for the last name Buttner. For the veterans among your Buttner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Buttner Life Expectancy

What is the average Buttner lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Buttner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Buttner in 1944 was 54, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Buttner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Buttner 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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