Buhanan Family History

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Buhanan 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: Buchanan, Bohanan, Buhrman, Hanan, Buhman, Bumann, Cunanan, Buchanon

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Buhanan Family Origin

Where is the Buhanan family from?

Buhanan Family Occupations

What did your Buhanan ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and House Wife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Buhanan. 75% of Buhanan men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    75%
  • Tipple Man
    25%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • House Wife
    100%

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

Buhanan Historical Records

What Buhanan family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 228 census records available for the last name Buhanan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Buhanan census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Buhanan

Passenger List

There are 10 immigration records available for the last name Buhanan. 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 28 military records available for the last name Buhanan. For the veterans among your Buhanan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Buhanan Life Expectancy

What is the average Buhanan lifespan?

Between 1994 and 2002, in the United States, Buhanan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Buhanan in 1994 was 75, and 72 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Buhanan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Buhanan 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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