Bus Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of Bos. Danish: variant of Buus.

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


Similar surnames: Bos, Buys, Buss, Bui, Bua, Ris, Buus, Busse, Kus, Muns

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Bus Family Origin

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Bus Family Occupations

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  • Brickmaker

    20%
  • Baker

    10%
  • Carriage Painter

    10%
  • Commissary Dept.

    10%

United States shown, England data unavailable

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bus family was Commissary Dept.. The most common Bus occupation in the USA was Brickmaker. 20% of Bus's were Brickmakers. Brickmaker, Baker and Carriage Painter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bus.

Source: Census data for Bus | Data not to scale

Bus Historical Records

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Bus Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1964 and 2004, Bus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Bus in 1964 was 53, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bus

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