Bosman Family History

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Bosman Name Meaning

Dutch: occupational name for a forester (see Bosch).

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


Similar surnames: Bowman, Osman, Bossman, Bodman, Bosma, Bouman, Bousman, Kosman

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Bosman Family Origin

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Bosman Family Occupations

What did your Bosman ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Bosman. 30% of Bosman men worked as a Farmer and 17% of Bosman women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bosman were Carpenter and New Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    30%
  • Laborer
    25%
  • Truck Driver
    11%
  • Carpenter
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
    17%
  • Housework
    14%
  • Housekeeper
    10%
  • New Worker
    10%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Bosman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Bosman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bosman 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Bosman. 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 Bosman. For the veterans among your Bosman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bosman Life Expectancy

What is the average Bosman lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Bosman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Bosman in 1948 was 45, and 73 in 2004.

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