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Bohanan Family History

Bohanan Name Meaning
Irish: variant of Bohannon.

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

55,291 Historical Documents with Bohanan on Ancestry.com
10,747 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
2,156 Military Records
272 Immigration Records
11,190 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Bohanan Families

  • Number of Bohanan families
     32 - 61
     11 - 31
     1 - 10
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Bohanan families
     3 - 3
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Bohanan last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Bohanan census records

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Bohanan Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Bohanan families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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Bohanan Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Bohanan families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Bohanan

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Bohanan Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Bohanan census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Bohanan ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

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Bohanan Civil War Service Records

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You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

Military records can tell you an ancestor's birthplace, occupation, and even physical description.

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