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Buchsbaum Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived by a box tree, from Middle High German buhs (see Buchs) + boum ‘tree’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Buchsbaum ‘box tree’ (see 1).

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


Similar surnames: Nussbaum, Birnbaum, Eichenbaum, Buchs, Buchwald, Bierbaum, Buchmann

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Buchsbaum Family Origin

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Buchsbaum Family Occupations

What did your Buchsbaum ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Buchsbaum occupation in the USA was Cigar Manafacturer. 17% of Buchsbaum's were Cigar Manafacturers. A less common occupation for the Buchsbaum family was Pottery. Cigar Manafacturer, Engraver and Peddler were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Buchsbaum.

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  • Cigar Manafacturer

    17%
  • Engraver

    17%
  • Peddler

    17%
  • Pottery

    17%

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Buchsbaum Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Buchsbaum. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Buchsbaum 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Buchsbaum. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Buchsbaum. For the veterans among your Buchsbaum ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Buchsbaum Life Expectancy

What is the average Buchsbaum lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Buchsbaum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Buchsbaum in 1946 was 53, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Buchsbaum

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Buchsbaum 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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