Buza Family History

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Buza Name Meaning

Hungarian (Búza): from búza ‘wheat’, hence a metonymic occupational name for someone who grew, milled, or sold wheat. Czech: from a pet form of the personal name Budislav. Polish: nickname for a scold, from buza ‘reprimand’, ‘scolding’; in some dialects this word also has the meaning ‘porridge’, ‘soft pulp made from cereals’, and in some cases the nickname may have arisen from this sense.

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

Similar surnames: Buda, Busa, Bula, Basa, Boza, Maza, Bua, Kuba, Kula, Buzas

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Buza Family Origin

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Buza Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Buza occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Buza's were Farmers. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Buza.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer


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Buza Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Buza. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Buza 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 569 immigration records available for the last name Buza. 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 542 military records available for the last name Buza. For the veterans among your Buza ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Buza Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Buza life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Buza in 1957 was 71, and 75 in 2004.

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