Boyte Family History

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Boyte Name Meaning

Possibly a variant spelling of Boyt. However, this surname is frequent in LA and TX and may be French in origin; perhaps an Americanized spelling of Boîteux, documented in 1701 in Lachine from Dauphin in France.

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

Similar surnames: Bolte, Botte, Boyce, Boye, Motte, Boote, Boyse, Boutte, Hoyte, Boyne

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Boyte Family Origin

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Boyte Family Occupations

What did your Boyte ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Boyte occupation in the USA was Farming. 25% of Boyte's were Farmings. A less common occupation for the Boyte family was Medical Doctor. Farming, Keeps House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boyte.

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  • Farming

  • Keeps House

  • Laborer

  • Medical Doctor


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

Boyte Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Boyte. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boyte 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 304 immigration records available for the last name Boyte. 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 682 military records available for the last name Boyte. For the veterans among your Boyte ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Boyte Life Expectancy

What is the average Boyte lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Boyte life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Boyte in 1958 was 47, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boyte

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boyte 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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