Busam Family History

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Busam Name Meaning

South German: from Old High German buosam ‘bosom’, probably a nickname for someone with a conspicuous feature on this part of the body. The word was used for both sexes.

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


Similar surnames: Busch, Bush, Burak, Busa, Budai, Rubsam, Basa, Bussan, Buser, Buza

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Busam Family Origin

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Busam Family Occupations

What did your Busam ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Busam occupation in the USA was Candy Maker. 10% of Busam's were Candy Makers. Candy Maker, Farm Hand and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Busam. A less common occupation for the Busam family was Keeping House.

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  • Candy Maker

    10%
  • Farm Hand

    10%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%

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Busam Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Busam. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Busam 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Busam. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Busam. For the veterans among your Busam ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Busam Life Expectancy

What is the average Busam lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Busam life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Busam in 1948 was 27, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Busam

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Busam 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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