Bugaj Family History

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Bugaj Name Meaning

Polish, Ukrainian, and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): from Polish bugaj, Ukrainian bugay ‘ox’, ‘bull’, hence a nickname for a big and vigorous man. The Polish word bugaj also means ‘bend in a river’; in some instances the surname may therefore be topographical.

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

Similar surnames: Burak, Bula, Buza, Buda, Dunaj, Bagan, Bua, Bugay, Buras, Bujak

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Bugaj Family Origin

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Bugaj Family Occupations

What did your Bugaj ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Bugaj. 24% of Bugaj men worked as a Laborer and 14% of Bugaj women worked as a Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bugaj were New Worker and Typist

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farm Laborer
  • Farmer
  • New Worker

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Waitress
  • Assembler
  • Typist

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

Bugaj Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 688 census records available for the last name Bugaj. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bugaj 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 441 immigration records available for the last name Bugaj. 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 345 military records available for the last name Bugaj. For the veterans among your Bugaj ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bugaj Life Expectancy

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Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Bugaj life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Bugaj in 1964 was 70, and 77 in 2004.

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