Buche Family History
Buche Name Meaning
German: habitational name from any of numerous places called Buch (Germany Austria and Switzerland) Buchau (Bavaria) or Bucha (eastern Germany). Alternatively it may be a topographic name from Middle High German buoche ‘beech tree’. South German and Swiss German (Büche): see Bueche . English (Merionethshire): variant of Bouch . French: metonymic occupational name for a woodsman from buche ‘log’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press