Budde Family History

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Budde Name Meaning

North German: metonymic occupational name for a cooper, from Middle Low German budde ‘tub’, ‘vat’. Compare Buettner. German and Danish: from a derivative of the Germanic personal name Bodo, cognate with English Budd. English: variant spelling of Budd.

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

Similar surnames: Bunde, Budden, Budd, Bode, Busse, Budge, Mudd, Brede, Gudde, Bunce

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Budde Family Origin

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Budde Family Occupations

What did your Budde ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Budde occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Budde's were Farmers. Farmer and Floriste were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Budde.

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  • Farmer

  • Floriste


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

Budde Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Budde. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Budde 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Budde. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Budde. For the veterans among your Budde ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Budde Life Expectancy

What is the average Budde lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Budde life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Budde in 1944 was 45, and 75 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Budde 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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