Buhs Family History

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Buhs Name Meaning

Altered spelling of North German Buhse, a variant of Buse.

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

Similar surnames: Kuhn, Buys, Buss, Buhr, Busse, Kus, Guss, Rohs, Bess, Bunts

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Buhs Family Origin

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Buhs Family Occupations

What did your Buhs ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Buhs family was Laborer. Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Clerk In Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Buhs. The most common Buhs occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Buhs's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Cabinet Maker

  • Clerk In Store

  • Laborer


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Buhs Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Buhs. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Buhs 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 176 immigration records available for the last name Buhs. 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 236 military records available for the last name Buhs. For the veterans among your Buhs ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Buhs Life Expectancy

What is the average Buhs lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Buhs life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Buhs in 1951 was 24, and 82 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Buhs 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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