Buhay Family History

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Buhay 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: Buday, Bugay, Hay, Bury, Buda, Bay, Dunay, Budai, Bucy, Buza

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Buhay Family Origin

Where is the Buhay family from?

Buhay Family Occupations

What did your Buhay ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Carman (laundry) and Unpaid Domestic Service were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Buhay.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Carman (laundry)

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Service

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

Buhay Historical Records

What Buhay family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 605 census records available for the last name Buhay. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Buhay 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 Buhay

Passenger List

There are 115 immigration records available for the last name Buhay. 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 133 military records available for the last name Buhay. For the veterans among your Buhay ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Buhay Life Expectancy

What is the average Buhay lifespan?

Between 1970 and 2004, in the United States, Buhay life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Buhay in 1970 was 90, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Buhay

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Buhay 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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