Bustard Family History

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Bustard Name Meaning

English: nickname for someone thought to resemble the bird in some way, from Old French bistarde, bustarde.

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


Similar surnames: Mustard, Buzzard, Bullard, Bossard, Star, Bitar, Custard, Bruster

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Bustard Family Origin

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Bustard Family Occupations

What did your Bustard ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Son and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bustard. A less common occupation for the Bustard family was Farmer Son. The most common Bustard occupation in Canada was Farmer. 72% of Bustard's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    72%
  • Son

    16%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Farmer Son

    4%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Bustard ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Bustard Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bustard Life Expectancy

What is the average Bustard lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Bustard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Bustard in 1959 was 40, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bustard

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bustard 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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