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Boxberger Name Meaning

German and Jewish (western Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from any of the eight places called Boxberg, in Baden, Hesse, former Silesia (now Poland), and Rhineland.

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


Similar surnames: Bomberger, Bamberger, Romberger, Neuberger, Hamberger, Baumberger

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Boxberger Family Origin

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Boxberger Family Occupations

What did your Boxberger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Boxberger family was Keeping House. The most common Boxberger occupation in the USA was Laborer. 38% of Boxberger's were Laborers. Laborer, Cigar Manufacturer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boxberger.

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  • Laborer

    38%
  • Cigar Manufacturer

    13%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    13%

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

Boxberger Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Boxberger Life Expectancy

What is the average Boxberger lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Boxberger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Boxberger in 1962 was 67, and 103 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boxberger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boxberger 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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