Busk Name Meaning

Danish and Swedish: topographic name from busk(e) ‘bush’, or a habitational name from a place in Denmark named Busk. The surname is also established in England.

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


Similar surnames: Buske, Buck, Burk, Buss, Bush, Busko, Busby, Beck, Rusk, Busa

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Busk Family Origin

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Busk Family Occupations

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

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  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Blacksmith & Innkeeper

    3%
  • Brick Maker

    3%
  • Butcher

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Busk family was Butcher. The most common Busk occupation in the UK was Blacksmith. 3% of Busk's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith, Blacksmith & Innkeeper and Brick Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Busk.

Source: Census data for Busk | Data not to scale

Busk Historical Records

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Busk Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Busk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Busk in 1947 was 40, and 87 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Busk

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