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Buchannan Family Origin

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Buchannan Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Labourer

    5%
  • Shoemaker

    4%
  • Crofter

    3%

In 1881, the most common Buchannan occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 6% of Buchannan's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Buchannan family was Crofter. Coal Miner, Labourer and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Buchannan.

Source: Census data for Buchannan | Data not to scale

Buchannan Historical Records

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Buchannan Life Expectancy

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