Boese Name Meaning

German (Böse): nickname from Middle High German bœse ‘bad’, ‘poor quality’, ‘sickly’, later ‘furious’, ‘angry’.

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


Similar surnames: Boege, Beese, Boeke, Bosse, Boser, Boeve, Busse, Best, Rouse, Brede

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Boese Family Origin

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Boese Family Occupations

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  • Commissioner Mert In Oils And Seeds (Oil Miller)

    33%
  • Master Jeweller Employing 3 Men

    33%
  • Tailor

    33%

In 1881, Commissioner Mert In Oils And Seeds (Oil Miller) and Master Jeweller Employing 3 Men were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Boese. A less common occupation for the Boese family was Tailor. The most common Boese occupation in the UK was Commissioner Mert In Oils And Seeds (Oil Miller). 33% of Boese's were Commissioner Mert In Oils And Seeds (Oil Miller)s.

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Boese Historical Records

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Boese Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Boese life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Boese in 1943 was 54, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boese

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