Busto Family History

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Busto Name Meaning

Spanish, Asturian-Leonese, and Galician: habitational name from any of the numerous places so named, from busto ‘meadow’, ‘willow’. In Asturian-Leonese, this name is a Castilianized form of Asturian-Leonese Bustu, of the same origin. Busto (and its equivalent Bustu) is one of the commonest place names of northwestern Iberia.

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

Similar surnames: Bustos, Basto, Busko, Ruston, Muston, Buetow, Sisto, Bufton, Buxton

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Busto Family Origin

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Busto Family Occupations

What did your Busto ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the UK named Busto.

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Busto Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Busto. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Busto 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Busto. 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 374 military records available for the last name Busto. For the veterans among your Busto ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Busto Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Busto life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Busto in 1961 was 48, and 76 in 2004.

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