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Bokelman Name Meaning

German (Bokelmann): habitational name for someone from any of several places called Bokel.

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


Similar surnames: Bockelman, Boelman, Poelman, Kelman, Bosselman, Brockelman, Belman

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Bokelman Family Origin

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Bokelman Family Occupations

What did your Bokelman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bokelman family was Farms. The most common Bokelman occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 14% of Bokelman's were Carpenters. Carpenter, Dairyman and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bokelman.

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  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Dairyman

    14%
  • Farmer

    14%
  • Farms

    14%

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

Bokelman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bokelman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bokelman 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Bokelman. 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 Bokelman. For the veterans among your Bokelman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bokelman Life Expectancy

What is the average Bokelman lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Bokelman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Bokelman in 1962 was 64, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bokelman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bokelman 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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