Bouie Family History

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Bouie Name Meaning

Variant of French Bouis, a topographic name for someone who lived by a particular box tree or in an area characterized by box, Old French bois (from Latin buxus).

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

Similar surnames: Boule, Borie, Buis, Bois, Boie, Brue, Bouvier, Bodin, Boire, Bose

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Bouie Family Origin

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Bouie Family Occupations

What did your Bouie ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bouie. A less common occupation for the Bouie family was Keeping House. The most common Bouie occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Bouie's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House


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

Bouie Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bouie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bouie 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 116 immigration records available for the last name Bouie. 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 561 military records available for the last name Bouie. For the veterans among your Bouie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bouie Life Expectancy

What is the average Bouie lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Bouie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Bouie in 1954 was 50, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bouie

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bouie 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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