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Bukus Family History

Bukus 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: Buus, Butkus, Buss, Burns, Kus, Brus, Buras, Fukui, Backus, Buis

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Where is the Bukus family from?

You can see how Bukus families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Bukus family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 2 Bukus families living in Illinois. This was about 67% of all the recorded Bukus's in USA. Illinois had the highest population of Bukus families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Bukus surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Bukus ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 52 census records available for the last name Bukus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bukus 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 51 immigration records available for the last name Bukus. 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 12 military records available for the last name Bukus. For the veterans among your Bukus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Bukus lifespan?

Between 1976 and 2000, in the United States, Bukus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Bukus in 1976 was 66, and 78 in 2000.

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