Bossart Family History

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Bossart Name Meaning

Swiss German: variant of Bosshart. French: variant of Bossard.

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


Similar surnames: Bossard, Bossert, Bussard, Boshart, Jossart, Bosshart, Bosshard

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Bossart Family Origin

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Bossart Family Occupations

What did your Bossart ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Brick Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bossart. The most common Bossart occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Bossart's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bossart family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Brick Mason

    11%
  • Blacksmith

    7%

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

Bossart Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bossart Life Expectancy

What is the average Bossart lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Bossart life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Bossart in 1961 was 64, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bossart

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bossart 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.

Famous Bossart Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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