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Bucklew Name Meaning

Altered spelling, reflecting the pronunciation, of Scottish Buccleugh, the title of a ducal family associated with the town of Buccleuch in the Scottish Borders. Compare Buckalew.

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


Similar surnames: Buckalew, Buckelew, Buckley, Buckallew, Buckaloo, Buckbee, Buckle

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Bucklew Family Origin

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Bucklew Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bucklew family was Brakeman R.R.. The most common Bucklew occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Bucklew's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Banking Agent were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bucklew.

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Banking Agent

    3%
  • Brakeman R.R.

    3%

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Bucklew Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bucklew. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bucklew 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Bucklew. 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 Bucklew. For the veterans among your Bucklew ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bucklew Life Expectancy

What is the average Bucklew lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Bucklew life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Bucklew in 1947 was 39, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bucklew 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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