Buma Family History

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Buma Name Meaning

Probably Frisian: unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Bula, Busa, Bouma, Blea, Bunt, Buoy, Baum, Basa, Duma, Buman

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Buma Family Origin

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Buma Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Buma occupation in the USA was Laborer. 100% of Buma's were Laborers.

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Buma Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Buma. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Buma 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 353 immigration records available for the last name Buma. 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 246 military records available for the last name Buma. For the veterans among your Buma ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Buma Life Expectancy

What is the average Buma lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Buma life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Buma in 1965 was 94, and 44 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Buma 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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