Buttry Family History

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Buttry Name Meaning

English: reduced form of Buttery.

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

Similar surnames: Buttrey, Buttery, Nutty, Battey, Betty, Putty, Duttry, Butters

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Buttry Family Origin

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Buttry Family Occupations

What did your Buttry ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Buttry family was At Home. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Buttry. The most common Buttry occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Buttry's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Laborer

  • At Home


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

Buttry Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Buttry. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Buttry 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 121 immigration records available for the last name Buttry. 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 408 military records available for the last name Buttry. For the veterans among your Buttry ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Buttry Life Expectancy

What is the average Buttry lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Buttry life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Buttry in 1948 was 46, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Buttry 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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