Bussinger Family History

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Bussinger Name Meaning

Swiss German: probably, like Swiss Busslinger, a derivative of a pet form of the personal name Burkhart.

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

Similar surnames: Messinger, Basinger, Dissinger, Hassinger, Kessinger, Bullinger

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Bussinger Family Origin

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Bussinger Family Occupations

What did your Bussinger ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Bussinger. 11% of Bussinger men worked as a Farmer and 16% of Bussinger women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bussinger were Clerk and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Waitress
  • Clerk
  • New Worker
  • Stenographer

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

Bussinger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Bussinger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bussinger 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 218 immigration records available for the last name Bussinger. 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 524 military records available for the last name Bussinger. For the veterans among your Bussinger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bussinger Life Expectancy

What is the average Bussinger lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Bussinger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Bussinger in 1958 was 57, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bussinger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bussinger 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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