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Bobo Family History

Bobo Name Meaning
Altered form of a French (Huguenot) name, probably Bobeaux, which is unexplained.Spanish: nickname for a sufferer from a speech defect, from Spanish bobo ‘stammering’ (Latin balbus).Hungarian (Bobó): from the old secular personal name Bobó.

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

359,043 Historical Documents with Bobo on Ancestry.com
39,429 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
9,787 Military Records
620 Immigration Records
25,097 Census and Voter Lists
284,110 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Bobo Families

  • Number of Bobo families
     66 - 129
     23 - 65
     1 - 22
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Bobo families
     3 - 2
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Bobo last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Bobo census records

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Bobo Family Origin

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Bobo Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Bobo

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Bobo Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Bobo census records

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Bobo Civil War Service Records

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