Boldman Family History

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Boldman Name Meaning

German (Boldmann): possibly a variant of Boldemann, from a compound of the Germanic personal name Baldo (see Bold 4) + man ‘man’. Variant of Bollmann.

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


Similar surnames: Bodman, Holdman, Pollman, Goldman, Wildman, Boleman, Bollman, Boelman

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Boldman Family Origin

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Boldman Family Occupations

What did your Boldman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Boldman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Boldman's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boldman. A less common occupation for the Boldman family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Blacksmith

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Carpenter

    6%

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

Boldman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Boldman Life Expectancy

What is the average Boldman lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Boldman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Boldman in 1959 was 56, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boldman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boldman 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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