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Bugter Family History

Bugter Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Butter, Bueter, Buter, Bulter, Buster, Bugher, Burger, Hutter

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Where is the Bugter family from?

You can see how Bugter families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Bugter family name was found in the USA, and Scotland between 1871 and 1880. The most Bugter families were found in USA in 1880, and Scotland in 1871. In 1871 there was 1 Bugter family living in Kinross. This was 100% of all the recorded Bugter's in Scotland. Kinross had the highest population of Bugter families in 1871.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Bugter surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Bugter ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 24 census records available for the last name Bugter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bugter census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 135 immigration records available for the last name Bugter. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 3 military records available for the last name Bugter. For the veterans among your Bugter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Bugter lifespan?

Between 1976 and 1990, in the United States, Bugter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Bugter in 1976 was 72, and 83 in 1990.

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