Boehmke Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Boehmke Name Meaning

North German (Böhmke): from a diminutive of Middle Low German bom, which in addition to meaning ‘tree’ was also used to denote a beam or joist, so that the name may have been either topographical or a metonymic occupational name for a carpenter.

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


Similar surnames: Boehnke, Boehmer, Boehle, Boeke, Boeck, Oehmke, Boehlke, Boehne

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Boehmke Family Origin

Where is the Boehmke family from?

SHOW MORE

Boehmke Family Occupations

What did your Boehmke ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%
  • Retail Grocer

    33%

United States shown, England data unavailable

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Boehmke family was Retail Grocer. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Boehmke. The most common Boehmke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Boehmke's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Boehmke | Data not to scale

Boehmke Historical Records

What Boehmke family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Boehmke ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Boehmke

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Boehmke Life Expectancy

What is the average Boehmke lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boehmke 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Boehmke Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)

Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Look up another name