Buh 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, Buch, Buhl, Bush, Bur, Bua, Bub, Suh, Bun, Buth

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Buh Family Origin

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Buh Family Occupations

What did your Buh ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Catholic Priest and Miner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Buh. The most common Buh occupation in the USA was Catholic Priest. 50% of Buh's were Catholic Priests.

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  • Catholic Priest

  • Miner


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

Buh Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 386 census records available for the last name Buh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Buh 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 86 immigration records available for the last name Buh. 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 124 military records available for the last name Buh. For the veterans among your Buh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Buh Life Expectancy

What is the average Buh lifespan?

Between 1967 and 2002, in the United States, Buh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Buh in 1967 was 72, and 78 in 2002.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Buh 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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