Bogues Family History

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Bogues Name Meaning

Origin uncertain. Perhaps a variant of English Boggs or Irish Bogue.

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


Similar surnames: Bolles, Bogus, Boles, Bogle, Bowes, Boggs, Bones, Bowles, Bolus

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Bogues Family Origin

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Bogues Family Occupations

What did your Bogues ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bogues family was Porter In Store. Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bogues. The most common Bogues occupation in the USA was Farm Laborer. 50% of Bogues's were Farm Laborers.

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  • Farm Laborer

    50%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Porter In Store

    25%

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

Bogues Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bogues Life Expectancy

What is the average Bogues lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Bogues life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Bogues in 1964 was 96, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bogues

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bogues 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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