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Boldan Family History

Boldan 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: Bogdan, Boldman, Bolda, Roldan, Soldan, Bolden, Boldin, Bolman

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Where is the Boldan family from?

You can see how Boldan families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Boldan family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Boldan families were found in USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 19 Boldan families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 29% of all the recorded Boldan's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Boldan families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Boldan surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Boldan ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Cook were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Boldan. 34% of Boldan men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Boldan women worked as a Cook. Some less common occupations for Americans named Boldan were Carpenter and Waitress. .

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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

  • Laborer
    34%
  • Truck Driver
    20%
  • Farmer
    20%
  • Carpenter
    14%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Cook
    50%
  • Waitress
    50%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Boldan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boldan 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 209 immigration records available for the last name Boldan. 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 117 military records available for the last name Boldan. For the veterans among your Boldan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Boldan lifespan?

Between 1969 and 2003, in the United States, Boldan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Boldan in 1969 was 82, and 66 in 2003.

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