Buckels Family History

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Buckels Name Meaning

English: variant of Buckle. German: patronymic from Buckel.

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

Similar surnames: Buckel, Buckle, Bunkers, Nickels, Beckes, Bucks, Buckles, Bickel

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Buckels Family Origin

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Buckels Family Occupations

What did your Buckels ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Buckels. 25% of Buckels men worked as a Farmer and 12% of Buckels women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Buckels were Cafe Owner and Packer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Truck Driver
  • Cafe Owner

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • Cook
  • Laborer
  • Packer

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

Buckels Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Buckels. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Buckels 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 105 immigration records available for the last name Buckels. 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 595 military records available for the last name Buckels. For the veterans among your Buckels ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Buckels Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Buckels life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Buckels in 1962 was 83, and 53 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Buckels 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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