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

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Farming

    2%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Busse. The most common Busse occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Busse's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Busse family was Farming.

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Busse Historical Records

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Busse Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Busse

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