Bushway Family History

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Bushway Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of French Bourgeois, frequent in New England.

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

Similar surnames: Bushaw, Bushey, Busha, Bashaw, Bushart, Lashway, Bushong, Benway

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Bushway Family Origin

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Bushway Family Occupations

What did your Bushway ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Bushway. 28% of Bushway men worked as a Laborer and 60% of Bushway women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bushway were Mechanic and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Truck Driver
  • Attendant
  • Mechanic

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Maid

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

Bushway Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Bushway. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bushway 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 126 immigration records available for the last name Bushway. 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 432 military records available for the last name Bushway. For the veterans among your Bushway ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bushway Life Expectancy

What is the average Bushway lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Bushway life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Bushway in 1954 was 55, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bushway 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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