Buhren Family History

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Buhren 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: Buren, Bohren, Uren, Burden, Bullen, Fuhrer, Butzen, Bohlen, Buehrer

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Buhren Family Origin

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Buhren Family Occupations

What did your Buhren ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Apprentice Electrician and House Work were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Buhren. 15% of Buhren men worked as an Apprentice Electrician and 50% of Buhren women worked as a House Work. Some less common occupations for Americans named Buhren were Minister and Saleslady

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Apprentice Electrician
  • Delivery Boy
  • Manager
  • Minister

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • House Work
  • Saleslady

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

Buhren Historical Records

What Buhren family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 206 census records available for the last name Buhren. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Buhren 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 241 immigration records available for the last name Buhren. 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 139 military records available for the last name Buhren. For the veterans among your Buhren ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Buhren Life Expectancy

What is the average Buhren lifespan?

Between 1964 and 1996, in the United States, Buhren life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Buhren in 1964 was 75, and 75 in 1996.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Buhren

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Buhren 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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