Boege Family History

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Boege Name Meaning

variant of the personal name Böe (see Boe 5). from Middle Low German boge ‘flexible’, ‘supple’ or ‘arch’, ‘curve’, ‘bow’, hence a nickname for a lithe person or a topographic name for someone who lived by the bend in a river, road, or field.

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


Similar surnames: Boeke, Boge, Boegel, Beese, Brede, Boehne, Bogen, Droege, Bohle

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Boege Family Origin

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Boege Family Occupations

What did your Boege ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Boege occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Boege's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Boege family was Mason. Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boege.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Cabinet Maker

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Mason

    13%

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

Boege Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Boege. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boege 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Boege. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Boege. For the veterans among your Boege ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Boege Life Expectancy

What is the average Boege lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Boege life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Boege in 1962 was 71, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boege

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boege 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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