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Boehmke Family History

Boehmke Name Meaning
North German (Böhmke): from a diminutive of Middle Low German bom, which in addition to meaning ‘tree’ was also used to denote a beam or joist, so that the name may have been either topographical or a metonymic occupational name for a carpenter.

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

5,194 Historical Documents with Boehmke on Ancestry.com
1,920 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
209 Military Records
169 Immigration Records
967 Census and Voter Lists
1,929 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Boehmke Families

  • Number of Boehmke families
     3 - 4
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Boehmke last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Boehmke Family Origin

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Boehmke Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Boehmke

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Boehmke Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Boehmke Civil War Service Records

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