Boester Family History

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Boester Name Meaning

North German (Böster) from a reduced form of the personal name Sebastian.

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


Similar surnames: Boster, Bester, Oester, Balster, Brester, Roesler, Koester, Boelter

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Boester Family Origin

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Boester Family Occupations

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  • At Home

    25%
  • Day Laborer

    25%
  • Farm Laborer

    25%
  • Shoemaker

    25%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Boester family was Shoemaker. At Home, Day Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boester. The most common Boester occupation in the USA was At Home. 25% of Boester's were At Homes.

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Boester Historical Records

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Boester Life Expectancy

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Famous Boester Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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