Buetow Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Buetow Name Meaning

German (Bütow): habitational name from a place in Mecklenburg named Bütow; the place name is of Slavic origin.

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

Similar surnames: Buelow, Bartow, Busto, Bulow, Below, Bufton, Burow, Buhrow, Banton

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with a family member and we'll do the searching for you.

Buetow Family Origin

Where is the Buetow family from?

Buetow Family Occupations

What did your Buetow ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Buetow. 27% of Buetow men worked as a Farmer and 20% of Buetow women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Buetow were Truck Driver and Bookkeeper

View Census data for Buetow | Data not to scale

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Farm Laborer
  • Laborer
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Housewife
  • Teacher
  • Bookkeeper

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

Buetow Historical Records

What Buetow family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Buetow. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Buetow census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search Canadian census records for Buetow

Passenger List

There are 275 immigration records available for the last name Buetow. 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.

View all Buetow immigration records

Draft Card

There are 456 military records available for the last name Buetow. For the veterans among your Buetow ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Buetow military records

You've only scratched the surface of Buetow family history.

Buetow Life Expectancy

What is the average Buetow lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Buetow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Buetow in 1958 was 40, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Buetow

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Buetow 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.

Famous Buetow Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name

14-Day Free Trial