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Bossler Name Meaning

nickname for an aggressive or pugnacious person, from Bossler ‘fighter’, ‘ruffian’. Swabian (Württemberg): occupational name for an odd-job man, from bosseln ‘to potter around’.

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

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Bossler Family Origin

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Bossler Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Cabinet Maker

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bossler. The most common Bossler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Bossler's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bossler family was Cabinet Maker.

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Bossler Historical Records

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Bossler Life Expectancy

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