Busey Name Meaning

English: probably a variant spelling of Bussey or of Boosey, which is possibly a topographic name from Middle English bosy ‘cow or ox stall’.

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


Similar surnames: Bushey, Buskey, Buley, Bucey, Basey, Burry, Bussey, Busbey, Pusey

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Busey Family Origin

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Busey Family Occupations

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In 1881, Brewers Labourer and Mason were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Busey. The most common Busey occupation in the UK was Brewers Labourer. 50% of Busey's were Brewers Labourers.

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  • Brewers Labourer

    50%
  • Mason

    50%

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Busey Historical Records

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Busey Life Expectancy

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Between 1946 and 2004, Busey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Busey in 1946 was 35, and 71 in 2004.

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