Boulter Family History

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Boulter Name Meaning

English: variant of Bolt.

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

Similar surnames: Bouler, Bolter, Bolte, Bruster, Boler, Goulder, Poulter, Bolten

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Boulter Family Origin

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Boulter Family Occupations

What did your Boulter ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Boulter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Boulter's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Book Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boulter. A less common occupation for the Boulter family was Bookkeeper.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Book Merchant

  • Bookkeeper


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

Boulter Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 46,000 census records available for the last name Boulter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boultercensus 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Boulter. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Boulter. For the veterans among your Boulter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Boulter Life Expectancy

What is the average Boulter lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Boulter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Boulter in 1944 was 25, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boulter

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boulter 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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