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Bohen Family History

Bohen Name Meaning
French: habitational name from Bohain-en-Vermandois in Aisne, France, or from Bohan in Namur province, now in Belgium.Variant of the Irish surname Bohan.

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

20,747 Historical Documents with Bohen on Ancestry.com
5,677 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
990 Military Records
1,603 Immigration Records
7,987 Census and Voter Lists
4,490 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Bohen Families

  • Number of Bohen families
     31 - 60
     11 - 30
     1 - 10
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Bohen families
     8 - 14
     3 - 7
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Bohen families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Bohen Family Origin

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Bohen Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Bohen

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Bohen Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Bohen census records

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Bohen Civil War Service Records

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