Buchtel Family History

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Buchtel Name Meaning

from a pet form of the personal name Bohuslav. alternatively, it may be from Buchtel ‘oven-baked yeast dumpling’, used as a occupational name for a baker of these, also as a nickname for someone resembling a little boy.

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


Similar surnames: Buchter, Buckel, Buche, Buchta, Achter, Brechtel, Auchter, Wachtel

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Buchtel Family Origin

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Buchtel Family Occupations

What did your Buchtel ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Buchtel. 14% of Buchtel men worked as a Laborer and 11% of Buchtel women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Buchtel were Carpenter and Apiculturist Proprietor

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    14%
  • Farmer
    7%
  • Farming
    7%
  • Carpenter
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
    11%
  • Stenographer
    11%
  • Waitress
    11%
  • Apiculturist Proprietor
    6%

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

Buchtel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Buchtel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Buchtel 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 148 immigration records available for the last name Buchtel. 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 360 military records available for the last name Buchtel. For the veterans among your Buchtel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Buchtel Life Expectancy

What is the average Buchtel lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Buchtel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Buchtel in 1960 was 50, and 84 in 2004.

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