Boehne Family History

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Boehne Name Meaning

North German (Böhne) and Dutch: topographic name for someone who lived in a loft, from Middle Low German böne ‘raised platform’, ‘hay loft’, ‘attic’.

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


Similar surnames: Boehle, Boehner, Boeke, Bohner, Hoehne, Boehnke, Boehmke, Bothe

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Boehne Family Origin

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Boehne Family Occupations

What did your Boehne ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Boehne. 19% of Boehne men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Boehne women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Boehne were Autor Mechanic and Clerical

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    19%
  • Carpenter
    5%
  • Laborer
    4%
  • Autor Mechanic
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    10%
  • New Worker
    10%
  • Proprietor
    10%
  • Clerical
    5%

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

Boehne Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Boehne. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boehne 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 240 immigration records available for the last name Boehne. 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 284 military records available for the last name Boehne. For the veterans among your Boehne ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Boehne Life Expectancy

What is the average Boehne lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Boehne life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Boehne in 1964 was 80, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boehne

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boehne 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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