Bossie Family History

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Bossie Name Meaning

Of French origin: possibly a variant of Bossu, a nickname for a hunchback (see Bosse 1).

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

Similar surnames: Bosse, Boss, Bossier, Cosse, Bouse, Bossio, Ossi, Boisse, Boie, Besse

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Bossie Family Origin

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Bossie Family Occupations

What did your Bossie ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bossie occupation in the USA was Laborer. 27% of Bossie's were Laborers. Laborer, Boarding House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bossie. A less common occupation for the Bossie family was Cigar Manfr..

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  • Laborer

  • Boarding House

  • Carpenter

  • Cigar Manfr.


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

Bossie Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Bossie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bossie 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 248 immigration records available for the last name Bossie. 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 385 military records available for the last name Bossie. For the veterans among your Bossie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bossie Life Expectancy

What is the average Bossie lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Bossie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Bossie in 1954 was 48, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bossie

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bossie 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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