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Buzek Family History

Buzek Name Meaning

from a diminutive of the personal name Budislav. (Bužek): from the personal names Božetech, Bohuchval, or Bohuslav.

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


Similar surnames: Bucek, Bozek, Bushek, Buczek, Buren, Bozik, Bolek, Guzek, Buter

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Where is the Buzek family from?

You can see how Buzek families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Buzek family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Buzek families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 9 Buzek families living in Ohio. This was about 60% of all the recorded Buzek's in USA. Ohio had the highest population of Buzek families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Buzek surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Buzek ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Buzek. 31% of Buzek men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Buzek women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Buzek were Truck Driver and Maid. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    31%
  • Laborer
    22%
  • Farm Laborer
    20%
  • Truck Driver
    7%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housework
    50%
  • Maid
    50%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Buzek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Buzek census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 550 immigration records available for the last name Buzek. 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 Cards

There are 534 military records available for the last name Buzek. For the veterans among your Buzek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Buzek lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Buzek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Buzek in 1958 was 36, and 76 in 2004.

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