Arthur, William (1857) An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names. New York: Sheldon, Blakeman. Public Domain.
There are approximately 10,783 people named Buchan in the UK. That makes it the 980th most common surname overall. Out of every million people in the UK, approximately 171 are named Buchan.
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Related and similar surnamesBachan
The Buchan surname in historical dictionaries
An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names (1857)
Patronymica Britannica (1860)
Lower, Mark A (1860) Patronymica Britannica: a dictionary of the family names of the United Kingdom. London: J.R. Smith. Public Domain.