Bostrom Family History

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Bostrom Name Meaning

Swedish (Boström): ornamental name composed of the elements bo ‘dwelling’, ‘farm’ + ström ‘river’.

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


Similar surnames: Ostrom, Bystrom, Brostrom, Mostrom, Ekstrom, Enstrom, Forstrom

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Bostrom Family Origin

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Bostrom Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Butcher

    8%
  • Fisherman

    8%

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bostrom. The most common Bostrom occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Bostrom's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bostrom family was Fisherman.

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Bostrom Historical Records

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Bostrom Life Expectancy

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