Bucks Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of German Buchs. Possibly also English or German, a patronymic from Buck 1 or 3.

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


Similar surnames: Lucks, Buck, Backs, Bock, Brucks, Buckson, Tunks, Bunts, Burks, Buchs

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Bucks Family Origin

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Bucks Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bucks. The most common Bucks occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Bucks's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bucks family was Carpenter.

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Bucks life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Bucks in 1961 was 57, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bucks

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