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Boisen Family History

Boisen Name Meaning
Variant spelling of Boysen.Danish: patronymic from the German personal name Boie, of unexplained etymology.

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

11,256 Historical Documents with Boisen on Ancestry.com
4,906 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
249 Military Records
613 Immigration Records
1,985 Census and Voter Lists
3,503 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Boisen Families

  • Number of Boisen families
     5 - 8
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Boisen families
     4 - 5
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Boisen last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Boisen Family Origin

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Boisen Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Boisen

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Boisen Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Military Service by Boisen

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