Bussan Family History

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Bussan Name Meaning

Perhaps a variant of German Bussen. Alternatively, possibly an American variant of French Baussant, a nickname for someone with a freckled or mottled complexion, from Old French baucent, baussant ‘spotted’, ‘flecked’.

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


Similar surnames: Musson, Bussard, Bisson, Bussen, Burian, Busser, Bussmann, Busse

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Bussan Family Origin

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Bussan Family Occupations

What did your Bussan ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Agt Genl For Victoria and Unpaid Domestic were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Bussan. 25% of Bussan men worked as an Agt Genl For Victoria and 25% of Bussan women worked as an Unpaid Domestic. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bussan were Sergeant Of R Marinesretired and Flour Packer

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Agt Genl For Victoria
    25%
  • Estate Labourer
    25%
  • Retired Watchman Fire
    25%
  • Sergeant Of R Marinesretired
    25%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic
    25%
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    25%
  • Cook Housekeeper
    13%
  • Flour Packer
    13%

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

Bussan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Bussan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bussan 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 194 immigration records available for the last name Bussan. 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 249 military records available for the last name Bussan. For the veterans among your Bussan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bussan Life Expectancy

What is the average Bussan lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Bussan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Bussan in 1963 was 81, and 74 in 2004.

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