Boege Family History

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Boege Name Meaning

variant of the personal name Böe (see Boe 5). from Middle Low German boge ‘flexible’, ‘supple’ or ‘arch’, ‘curve’, ‘bow’, hence a nickname for a lithe person or a topographic name for someone who lived by the bend in a river, road, or field.

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

Similar surnames: Boeke, Boge, Boegel, Beese, Brede, Boehne, Bogen, Droege, Bohle

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Boege Family Origin

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Boege Family Occupations

What did your Boege ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Nurse were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Boege. 43% of Boege men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Boege women worked as a Nurse. Some less common occupations for Americans named Boege were Operator and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Farm Laborer
  • Laborer
  • Operator

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Nurse
  • Housekeeper

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Boege Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Boege. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boege 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 420 immigration records available for the last name Boege. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 591 military records available for the last name Boege. For the veterans among your Boege ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Boege Life Expectancy

What is the average Boege lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Boege life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Boege in 1962 was 71, and 86 in 2004.

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