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Boardman Name Meaning

English (chiefly Lancashire): occupational name for a carpenter or a topographic name for someone who lived in a plank-built cottage (see Board).

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

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Boardman Family Origin

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Boardman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boardman. The most common Boardman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Boardman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Boardman family was Carpenter.

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Boardman Historical Records

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Boardman Life Expectancy

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