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Buz Family History

Buz 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: Bu, Butz, Buza, Luz, Bur, Bua, Bub, Baz, Bun, Bue

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Where is the Buz family from?

You can see how Buz families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Buz family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Buz families were found in USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 8 Buz families living in Missouri. This was about 89% of all the recorded Buz's in USA. Missouri had the highest population of Buz families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Buz surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Buz ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Buz. 100% of Buz men worked as a Farmer. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
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Census Records

There are 340 census records available for the last name Buz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Buz 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 168 immigration records available for the last name Buz. 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 163 military records available for the last name Buz. For the veterans among your Buz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Buz lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2002, in the United States, Buz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Buz in 1966 was 79, and 100 in 2002.

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