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Buckmaster Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Buckminster in Leicestershire, named with the Old English personal name Bucca (see Buck) + Old English mynster ‘minster’, ‘large church’.

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


Similar surnames: Buckman, Master, Tucker, Buckler, Becker, Bookwalter, Kaster

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Buckmaster Family Origin

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Buckmaster Family Occupations

What did your Buckmaster ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Buckmaster occupation in Canada was Laborer. 50% of Buckmaster's were Laborers. Laborer and Trader were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Buckmaster.

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  • Laborer

    50%
  • Trader

    50%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Buckmaster ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Buckmaster Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Buckmaster Life Expectancy

What is the average Buckmaster lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Buckmaster life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Buckmaster in 1948 was 45, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Buckmaster

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Buckmaster 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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