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Bosshart Family History

Bosshart Name Meaning
German: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements bos ‘audacious’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’.Swiss German: from Middle High German boz ‘blow’, ‘push’ + hart ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, probably a nickname for someone who was pugnacious.

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

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286 Military Records
287 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Bosshart Families

  • Number of Bosshart families
     7 - 11
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Bosshart families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Bosshart last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Bosshart Family Origin

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Bosshart Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Bosshart

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Bosshart Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Bosshart Civil War Service Records

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