Boulier Family History

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Boulier Name Meaning

French: occupational name for a maker of balls or the organizer of a game of boules, from an agent derivative of boule ‘ball’.

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

Similar surnames: Soulier, Bouvier, Bourcier, Roulier, Bolter, Hollier, Buller, Poulter

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Boulier Family Origin

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Boulier Family Occupations

What did your Boulier ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Boulier family was Glass Agent. Laborer, Farmer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boulier. The most common Boulier occupation in the USA was Laborer. 40% of Boulier's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Glass Agent


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

Boulier Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Boulier. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boulier 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 384 immigration records available for the last name Boulier. 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 345 military records available for the last name Boulier. For the veterans among your Boulier ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Boulier Life Expectancy

What is the average Boulier lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Boulier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Boulier in 1961 was 80, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boulier 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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