Buckey Family History

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Buckey Name Meaning

English: possibly a variant spelling of Scottish Buckie, a habitational name from either of two places so called in northeast Scotland.

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

Similar surnames: Buckley, Buckel, Beckey, Berkey, Buley, Bucey, Bucker, Busey, Beckley

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Buckey Family Origin

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Buckey Family Occupations

What did your Buckey ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Cigar Maker, Brass Sounder and Coffee House Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Buckey. The most common Buckey occupation in the UK was Cigar Maker. 13% of Buckey's were Cigar Makers. A less common occupation for the Buckey family was Dock Labourer.

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  • Cigar Maker

  • Brass Sounder

  • Coffee House Keeper

  • Dock Labourer


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

Buckey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Buckey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Buckey 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 739 immigration records available for the last name Buckey. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Buckey. For the veterans among your Buckey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Buckey Life Expectancy

What is the average Buckey lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Buckey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Buckey in 1958 was 57, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Buckey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Buckey 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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