Buhrman Family History

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Buhrman Name Meaning

German (Buhrmann): occupational name for a farmer or, in some cases, for the owner of a large farm (see Bauer) or of the German habitational name Bührmann, a variant of Buehrer.

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


Similar surnames: Buhman, Kohrman, Burman, Burgman, Furman, Berman, Buckman, Butman

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Buhrman Family Origin

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Buhrman Family Occupations

What did your Buhrman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Harness Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Buhrman. A less common occupation for the Buhrman family was Clerk In Store. The most common Buhrman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Buhrman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Harness Maker

    6%
  • Clerk In Store

    3%

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Buhrman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Buhrman Life Expectancy

What is the average Buhrman lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Buhrman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Buhrman in 1959 was 61, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Buhrman

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