Buys Name Meaning

Dutch: variant spelling of Buis. English: perhaps a variant of Biss. Compare Beese, Bice, Bise, Byce.

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


Similar surnames: Bus, Buss, Boss, Boys, Buhs, Busse, Buis, Biss, Muns, Byus

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Buys Family Origin

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Buys Family Occupations

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  • Printers Compositor

    100%

In 1881, the most common Buys occupation in the UK was Printers Compositor. 100% of Buys's were Printers Compositors.

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Between 1954 and 2004, Buys life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Buys in 1954 was 40, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Buys

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