Bucks Family History

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Bucks Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of German Buchs. Possibly also English or German, a patronymic from Buck 1 or 3.

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


Similar surnames: Lucks, Buck, Backs, Bock, Brucks, Buckson, Tunks, Bunts, Burks, Buchs

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Bucks Family Origin

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Bucks Family Occupations

What did your Bucks ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Assistant Manager In Private Bank (occupt House) and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Bucks. 4% of Bucks men worked as an Assistant Manager In Private Bank (occupt House) and 33% of Bucks women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bucks were Chemists Assistant and (l W E Rey) Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Assistant Manager In Private Bank (occupt House)
    4%
  • Brewery Drayman (reti
    4%
  • Carpet Weaver
    4%
  • Chemists Assistant
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    33%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    9%
  • Waitress
    6%
  • (l W E Rey) Unpaid Domestic Duties
    3%

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

Bucks Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Bucks. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bucks 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Bucks. 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 Bucks. For the veterans among your Bucks ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bucks Life Expectancy

What is the average Bucks lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Bucks life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Bucks in 1961 was 57, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bucks

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