Bugg Name Meaning

English: nickname for an uncouth or weird man, from Middle English bugge ‘hobgoblin’, ‘scarecrow’ (perhaps from Welsh bwg ‘ghost’). Compare Bogle 1.

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


Similar surnames: Sugg, Bigg, Buggy, Boggs, Wigg, Lugg, Begg, Bunt, Wagg, Buys

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Bugg Family Origin

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Bugg Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    12%
  • School

    12%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Scholar

    9%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Bugg family was Scholar. The most common Bugg occupation in Canada was Farmer. 12% of Bugg's were Farmers. Farmer, School and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bugg.

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Bugg Life Expectancy

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Between 1940 and 2004, Bugg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Bugg in 1940 was 59, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bugg

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