Boyne Family History

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Boyne Name Meaning

Irish: MacLysaght suggests this may be a modern form of Mac Baoithin ‘son of Baothin’, a byname from baoth ‘foolish’, which was formerly Americanized as Mac Boyheen.

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

Similar surnames: Boyle, Coyne, Boyce, Hoyne, Clyne, Doyne, Boyte, Goyne, Royce, Bonne

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Boyne Family Origin

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Boyne Family Occupations

What did your Boyne ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Boyne occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Boyne's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Boyne family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boyne.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Keeping House


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

Boyne Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 16,000 census records available for the last name Boyne. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boyne 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Boyne. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Boyne. For the veterans among your Boyne ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Boyne Life Expectancy

What is the average Boyne lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Boyne life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Boyne in 1943 was 22, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boyne

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boyne 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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