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Bosson Name Meaning

French and Dutch: from Bosson, a patronymic from the Germanic personal name Boso (see Boos).

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


Similar surnames: Gosson, Boso, Boyson, Bossen, Bisson, Posson, Bossong, Rosson, Bossom

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Bosson Family Origin

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Bosson Family Occupations

What did your Bosson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bosson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Bosson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bosson family was Laborer. Farmer, Upholsterer and Bookkeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bosson.

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Upholsterer

    18%
  • Bookkeeper

    12%
  • Laborer

    12%

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

Bosson Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bosson Life Expectancy

What is the average Bosson lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Bosson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Bosson in 1960 was 62, and 59 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bosson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bosson 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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