Boozer Family History

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Boozer Name Meaning

it could be a topographic name for someone living in an area planted with bushes, French bussière, or a habitational name from any of various minor places in Essex, perhaps named with this word. alternatively it may be a nickname for a heavy drinker, from an agent derivative of Middle English bouse(n) ‘to drink’, ‘to booze’ (from Middle Dutch busen) or Middle English bous, boos ‘intoxicating drink’ (from Middle Dutch buse). lastly, it could be an occupational name for a stockman, from a derivative of Middle English bos(e), buse ‘stall for livestock’, ‘cowstall’, ‘manger’ (from Old English bos).

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

Similar surnames: Booker, Bower, Cooper, Bolger, Boone, Boomer, Borner, Pooler, Bowler

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Boozer Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Boozer name?

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

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Cameroon, Congo, & Southern Bantu Peoples


  • Germanic Europe


  • Benin/Togo


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Boozer Family Origin

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Boozer Family Occupations

What did your Boozer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Boozer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Boozer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Boozer family was Keeping House. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boozer.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House


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Boozer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Boozer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boozer 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 572 immigration records available for the last name Boozer. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Boozer. For the veterans among your Boozer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Boozer Life Expectancy

What is the average Boozer lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Boozer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Boozer in 1943 was 47, and 77 in 2004.

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