Boche Family History

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Boche Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of several places in Rhineland and Westphalia named Bochen. French (Normandy and Picardy): nickname for a hunchback, from Old French boce.

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

Similar surnames: Poche, Buche, Roche, Bohle, Bache, Borne, Rothe, Zoch, Bacher, Bouche

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Boche Family Origin

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Boche Family Occupations

What did your Boche ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Butcher and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boche. The most common Boche occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Boche's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Boche family was Carrige Smith.

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  • Farmer

  • Butcher

  • Cabinet Maker

  • Carrige Smith


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Boche ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Boche Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Boche. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boche census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 974 immigration records available for the last name Boche. 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 Card

There are 863 military records available for the last name Boche. For the veterans among your Boche ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Boche Life Expectancy

What is the average Boche lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Boche life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Boche in 1945 was 38, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boche

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boche ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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