Busse Family History

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Busse Name Meaning

German: variant of Buss. North German (Büsse): metonymic occupational name for a maker of boxes and containers or for a gunsmith, from Middle Low German büsse, busse ‘box’, ‘gun’, ‘rifle’. English: variant spelling of Buss.

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


Similar surnames: Buss, Buse, Burse, Beese, Budde, Bosse, Busser, Bussey, Buske, Boss

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Busse Family Origin

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Busse Family Occupations

What did your Busse ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Busse. 82% of Busse men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    82%
  • Merchant
    19%

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

Busse Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 24,000 census records available for the last name Busse. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Busse 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 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Busse. 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 14,000 military records available for the last name Busse. For the veterans among your Busse ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Busse Life Expectancy

What is the average Busse lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Busse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Busse in 1944 was 62, and 78 in 2004.

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