Bohnenkamp Family History

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Bohnenkamp Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German, Middle Low German bone ‘bean’ + late Middle High German, Middle Low German kamp ‘field’, ‘domain’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived by a field or domain where beans were grown.

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

Similar surnames: Roggenkamp, Oldenkamp, Trenkamp, Hinnenkamp, Fullenkamp, Overkamp

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Bohnenkamp Family Origin

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Bohnenkamp Family Occupations

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In 1940, Farmer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Bohnenkamp. 36% of Bohnenkamp men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Bohnenkamp women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bohnenkamp were Farm Labor and Housework

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Meat Cutter
  • Farm Labor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • Housework

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

Bohnenkamp Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 139 immigration records available for the last name Bohnenkamp. 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 422 military records available for the last name Bohnenkamp. For the veterans among your Bohnenkamp ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bohnenkamp Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Bohnenkamp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Bohnenkamp in 1963 was 76, and 84 in 2004.

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