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Booz Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of Boos. Debrabandere suggests it may also be habitational name for someone from Booze in Trembleur in the Belgian province of Liège. South German and Swiss German: regional (Alemannic) nickname from Middle High German boese ‘ridiculous person’, ‘low-standing servant’ or from a Germanic personal name Bozo (See Bosshart 1).

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


Similar surnames: Book, Boom, Boos, Boot, Kotz, Goos, Bolt, Bootz, Boso, Boff

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Booz Family Origin

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Booz Family Occupations

What did your Booz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Booz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Booz's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Booz family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Booz.

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

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Booz Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Booz Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Booz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Booz in 1952 was 45, and 83 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Booz 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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