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Boback Family History

Boback Name Meaning
Ukrainian: see Bobak.Americanized spelling of Czech, Slovak, or Polish Bobak.Americanized spelling of the German habitational name Bobach, a habitational name derived from various farmsteads or rivers so named, or from place names such as Bobeck and Bobek.Possibly a Swedish ornamental name composed of the elements bo ‘farm’ + back ‘hillside’ or an altered spelling of Swedish Bobäck, an ornamental compound of bo + bäck ‘stream’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

6,169 Historical Documents with Boback on Ancestry.com
2,148 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
421 Military Records
331 Immigration Records
1,819 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Boback Families

  • Number of Boback families
     25 - 48
     9 - 24
     1 - 8
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Boback families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Boback last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Boback Family Origin

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Boback Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Boback

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Boback Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Military Service by Boback

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