Bohnstedt Family History

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Bohnstedt Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place of this name.

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

Similar surnames: Bierstedt, Nienstedt, Hohnstein, Bockenstedt, Lindstedt, Bernstein

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Bohnstedt Family Origin

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Bohnstedt Family Occupations

What did your Bohnstedt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bohnstedt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Bohnstedt's were Farmers. Farmer and Machinist were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bohnstedt.

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  • Farmer

  • Machinist


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

Bohnstedt Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 728 census records available for the last name Bohnstedt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bohnstedt 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 238 immigration records available for the last name Bohnstedt. 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 809 military records available for the last name Bohnstedt. For the veterans among your Bohnstedt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bohnstedt Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2003, in the United States, Bohnstedt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Bohnstedt in 1953 was 42, and 89 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bohnstedt 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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