Buhman Family History

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Buhman Name Meaning

North German (Buhmann): Low German form of Baumann, a variant of Bauer.

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

Similar surnames: Buhrman, Butman, Bumann, Buman, Bohman, Bushman, Putman, Buxman

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Buhman Family Origin

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Buhman Family Occupations

What did your Buhman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Buhman family was Farming. The most common Buhman occupation in the USA was Laborer. 36% of Buhman's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Buhman.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Farming


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

Buhman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Buhman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Buhman 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 347 immigration records available for the last name Buhman. 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 363 military records available for the last name Buhman. For the veterans among your Buhman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Buhman Life Expectancy

What is the average Buhman lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Buhman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Buhman in 1960 was 52, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Buhman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Buhman 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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