Buchner Family History

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Buchner Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived by a beech tree or beech wood, a variant of Buch + the suffix -(n)er denoting an inhabitant, or a habitational name from any of various places called Buchen, for example in Baden (east of Heidelberg). Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a scholar or scribe, from German Buch ‘book’, Yiddish bukh + the agent suffix -ner.

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


Similar surnames: Bucher, Bichler, Buehner, Buche, Boehner, Buchen, Bochner, Buchinger

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Buchner Family Origin

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Buchner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    59%
  • Going To School

    18%
  • Printer

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    2%

In 1881, the most common Buchner occupation in Canada was Farmer. 59% of Buchner's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Buchner family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Going To School and Printer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Buchner.

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Buchner Historical Records

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Buchner Life Expectancy

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