Buf Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Bu, Buff, Bur, Bua, Bub, Bun, Bue, Bui, Ruf, Bus

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Buf Family Origin

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Buf Family Occupations

What did your Buf ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Buf occupation in the USA was Clerk. 100% of Buf's were Clerks.

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  • Clerk


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Buf Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 144 census records available for the last name Buf. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Buf 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 122 immigration records available for the last name Buf. 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 29 military records available for the last name Buf. For the veterans among your Buf ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Buf Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Buf 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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