Bocanegra Family History

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Bocanegra Name Meaning

Spanish: nickname from boca ‘mouth’ + negra ‘black’, denoting a foul-mouthed or abusive person. In the form Boccanegra, this surname has also been long established in Italy.

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

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Bocanegra Family Origin

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Bocanegra Family Occupations

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  • Farm Laborer

    43%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Laundress

    14%
  • Shepherd

    14%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bocanegra family was Shepherd. The most common Bocanegra occupation in the USA was Farm Laborer. 43% of Bocanegra's were Farm Laborers. Farm Laborer, Keeping House and Laundress were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bocanegra.

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Bocanegra Historical Records

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Bocanegra Life Expectancy

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