Butzke Family History

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Butzke Name Meaning

German: from a short form of the Slavic personal name Budislaw.

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

Similar surnames: Wutzke, Buttke, Buske, Wuttke, Witzke, Matzke, Lutke, Totzke, Butz

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Butzke Family Origin

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Butzke Family Occupations

What did your Butzke ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Butzke family was Tailor. The most common Butzke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Butzke's were Farmers. Farmer, Upholsterer and Retired Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Butzke.

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  • Farmer

  • Upholsterer

  • Retired Blacksmith

  • Tailor


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

Butzke Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Butzke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Butzke 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 517 immigration records available for the last name Butzke. 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 453 military records available for the last name Butzke. For the veterans among your Butzke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Butzke Life Expectancy

What is the average Butzke lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Butzke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Butzke in 1962 was 69, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Butzke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Butzke 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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