Bohley Family History

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Bohley Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Boley. Possibly a variant spelling of Irish O’Bohelly, an Anglicization of Gaelic Ó Buachalla (see Buckley).

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


Similar surnames: Boxley, Bosley, Lohrey, Bohle, Yokley, Bohler, Boley, Gorley, Holey

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Bohley Family Origin

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Bohley Family Occupations

What did your Bohley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Driver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bohley. A less common occupation for the Bohley family was Laborer. The most common Bohley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Bohley's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Keeping House

    18%
  • Driver

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%

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Bohley Historical Records

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

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Bohley Life Expectancy

What is the average Bohley lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2003, Bohley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Bohley in 1961 was 62, and 67 in 2003.

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