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Origins of the Buller surname

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About the Bullers

We have a total number of 14028 records for people with the last name Buller.

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Where do most Bullers live?

In 1921, most Bullers lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Bullers

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 11,600 records for the Buller surname. The oldest one dates back to 1558.

Who were Bullers most likely to marry?

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Bullers.

What are the most common Buller first names?

  • Redvers
  • John
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Bullers

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Bullers in 1921


Cotton Weaver


Living On Own Means




House Servant


Common Male occupations for Bullers in 1921
Agricultural Labourer


General Labourer








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