Buie Name Meaning

Scottish: nickname from Gaelic buidhe ‘yellow’, ‘fair-haired’. See also Bowie.

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


Similar surnames: Buice, Duke, Bunt, Ruge, Boire, Auge, Buser, Bunce, Bump, Suite

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Buie Family Origin

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Buie Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Fisherman

    14%
  • Going To School

    11%
  • Farmer'S Son

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Buie family was Farmer'S Son. The most common Buie occupation in Canada was Farmer. 57% of Buie's were Farmers. Farmer, Fisherman and Going To School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Buie.

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Buie Historical Records

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Buie Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Buie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Buie in 1943 was 45, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Buie

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