Boies Name Meaning

Variant spelling of French Bois.

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


Similar surnames: Boie, Boyes, Boles, Boys, Bois, Bails, Voiles, Bobek, Bores, Bones

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Boies Family Origin

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Boies Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boies. A less common occupation for the Boies family was Farming. The most common Boies occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Boies's were Farmers.

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Boies Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Boies life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Boies in 1955 was 48, and 85 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boies

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