Boenig Family History

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Boenig Name Meaning

German (Bönig): presumably from the Slavic personal name Bon, a derivative of boniti ‘to scare’.

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

Similar surnames: Hoenig, Koenig, Loebig, Breunig, Honig, Lenig, Denig, Boni, Moening

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Boenig Family Origin

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Boenig Family Occupations

What did your Boenig ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the US named Boenig. 81% of Boenig men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Farming
  • Machinist

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Boenig Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 991 census records available for the last name Boenig. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boenig 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 156 immigration records available for the last name Boenig. 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 261 military records available for the last name Boenig. For the veterans among your Boenig ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Boenig Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Boenig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Boenig in 1962 was 65, and 86 in 2004.

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