Bocan Name Meaning

Czech and Slovak (Bocan) or Serbian (Bokan): nickname for a tall, gangling person, from bocan ‘stork’. Compare Bocian.

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


Similar surnames: Bocian, Kocan, Kochan, Boyan, Bosak, Boran, Bean, Boden, Rotan, Ban

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Bocan Family Origin

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Bocan Family Occupations

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  • Farming

    50%
  • Lamp Lighter

    50%

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In 1880, the most common Bocan occupation in the USA was Farming. 50% of Bocan's were Farmings. Farming and Lamp Lighter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bocan.

Source: Census data for Bocan | Data not to scale

Bocan Historical Records

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Bocan Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Bocan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Bocan in 1946 was 37, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bocan

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