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Bouknight Family History

Bouknight Name Meaning
Americanized form of German Bauknecht.

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

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4,622 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,038 Military Records
40 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Bouknight Families

  • Number of Bouknight families
     43 - 84
     15 - 42
     1 - 14
    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 Bouknight last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Bouknight census records

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Bouknight Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Bouknight

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Bouknight Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Bouknight census records

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Bouknight Civil War Service Records

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