Bostick Family History

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Bostick Name Meaning

English: variant of Bostock. Possibly an Americanized spelling of Bostic.

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


Similar surnames: Bostwick, Kostick, Bostock, Hosick, Busick, Kosick, Bostic, Bozick

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Bostick Family Origin

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Bostick Family Occupations

What did your Bostick ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

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

Bostick Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bostick Life Expectancy

What is the average Bostick lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Bostick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Bostick in 1946 was 31, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bostick

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bostick 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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