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Boudeman Family History

Boudeman Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Bodman, Rodeman, Boughman, Boseman, Boleman, Houseman, Bousman

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Where is the Boudeman family from?

You can see how Boudeman families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Boudeman family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Boudeman families were found in USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Boudeman family living in Michigan. This was 100% of all the recorded Boudeman's in USA. Michigan had the highest population of Boudeman families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Boudeman surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Boudeman ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Carpenter was the top reported job for people in the USA named Boudeman. 43% of Boudeman men worked as a Carpenter. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Carpenter
  • Farmer
  • Farm Laborer
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Census Records

There are 646 census records available for the last name Boudeman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boudeman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 73 immigration records available for the last name Boudeman. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 80 military records available for the last name Boudeman. For the veterans among your Boudeman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Boudeman lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Boudeman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Boudeman in 1963 was 78, and 93 in 2004.

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