Buyer Name Meaning

Altered form of German Bayer of Scottish Byer, by folk-etymological association with the English vocabulary word buyer.

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


Similar surnames: Boyer, Beyer, Guyer, Buren, Bruer, Baker, Bayerl, Biwer, Bryer, Bayer

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Buyer Family Origin

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Buyer Family Occupations

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  • Bourgeois

    33%
  • Clerk

    33%
  • Cultivateur

    33%

In 1881, Bourgeois and Clerk were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Buyer. A less common occupation for the Buyer family was Cultivateur. The most common Buyer occupation in Canada was Bourgeois. 33% of Buyer's were Bourgeoiss.

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Buyer Historical Records

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Buyer Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2003, Buyer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Buyer in 1962 was 76, and 90 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Buyer

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