Bushard Family History

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Bushard Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Buschardt (see Bushart).

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

Similar surnames: Pushard, Bushart, Bussard, Buzzard, Busher, Boshart, Wishard, Bushaw

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Bushard Family Origin

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Bushard Family Occupations

What did your Bushard ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bushard occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Bushard's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bushard. A less common occupation for the Bushard family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Farm Laborer


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Bushard ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Bushard Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Bushard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bushard 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 174 immigration records available for the last name Bushard. 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 306 military records available for the last name Bushard. For the veterans among your Bushard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bushard Life Expectancy

What is the average Bushard lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Bushard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Bushard in 1959 was 49, and 56 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bushard

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bushard 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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