Boothe Family History

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Boothe Name Meaning

Northern English and Scottish: variant spelling of Booth.

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

Similar surnames: Booth, Boote, Boore, Bolte, Borth, Butte, Tootle, Booke, Boose, Boyte

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Boothe Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Boothe name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Boothe. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Benin/Togo


  • France


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Boothe Family Origin

Where is the Boothe family from?

Boothe Family Occupations

What did your Boothe ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Farming


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

Boothe Historical Records

What Boothe family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 34,000 census records available for the last name Boothe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boothe 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Boothe. 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 8,000 military records available for the last name Boothe. For the veterans among your Boothe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Boothe Life Expectancy

What is the average Boothe lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Boothe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Boothe in 1945 was 41, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boothe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boothe 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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