Boeke Name Meaning

Dutch and North German (Böke): topographic name for someone who lived near a beech tree or beech grove, from Middle Low German boke, böke ‘beech tree’.

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


Similar surnames: Boege, Boeker, Borke, Boehne, Brede, Boehmke, Beese, Boese, Bohle

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Boeke Family Origin

Where is the Boeke family from?

SHOW MORE

Boeke Family Occupations

What did your Boeke ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    50%
  • Tailor

    33%
  • Blacksmith

    17%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Boeke family was Blacksmith. The most common Boeke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Boeke's were Farmers. Farmer and Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Boeke.

Source: Census data for Boeke | Data not to scale

Boeke Historical Records

What Boeke family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Boeke ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Boeke

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Boeke Life Expectancy

What is the average Boeke lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boeke 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Boeke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Boeke in 1955 was 63, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boeke

Famous Boeke Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)

John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Look up another name