Buie Family History

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Buie Name Meaning

Scottish: nickname from Gaelic buidhe ‘yellow’, ‘fair-haired’. See also Bowie.

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

Similar surnames: Buice, Duke, Bunt, Ruge, Boire, Auge, Buser, Bunce, Bump, Suite

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Buie Family Origin

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Buie Family Occupations

What did your Buie ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Biscuit Manufrs Clerk and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Buie. 8% of Buie men worked as a Biscuit Manufrs Clerk and 58% of Buie women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Buie were Cotton Porter Retired and Packer Hand Packer

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Biscuit Manufrs Clerk
  • Civil Servant
  • Company Secretary
  • Cotton Porter Retired

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Charwoman
  • Incapacitated
  • Packer Hand Packer

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

Buie Historical Records

What Buie family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 17,000 census records available for the last name Buie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Buie 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 994 immigration records available for the last name Buie. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Buie. For the veterans among your Buie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Buie Life Expectancy

What is the average Buie lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Buie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Buie in 1943 was 45, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Buie

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Buie 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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