Bohling Family History

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Bohling Name Meaning

North German (also Böhling): patronymic from Bohl 1.

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

Similar surnames: Boling, Rohling, Bohlen, Behning, Kohring, Rohlfing, Boring, Boehning

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Bohling Family Origin

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Bohling Family Occupations

What did your Bohling ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bohling. A less common occupation for the Bohling family was Grocer. The most common Bohling occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Bohling's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Butcher

  • Grocer


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

Bohling Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Bohling. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bohling 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Bohling. 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 Bohling. For the veterans among your Bohling ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bohling Life Expectancy

What is the average Bohling lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Bohling life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Bohling in 1948 was 33, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bohling

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bohling 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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