Boger Family History

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Boger Name Meaning

German: occupational name from Middle High German bogære ‘bow maker’, ‘bowman’, ‘archer’. German: from a personal name formed with Old High German bogo ‘bow’. Norwegian: variant of Boge.

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


Similar surnames: Bogen, Bogel, Hoger, Beger, Bogner, Bolger, Boner, Bower, Boker

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Boger Family Origin

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Boger Family Occupations

What did your Boger ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Architect and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Boger. 8% of Boger men worked as an Architect and 27% of Boger women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Boger were Chartered Accountant and Householder

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Architect
    8%
  • Army Officer Ret
    8%
  • Baker bread
    8%
  • Chartered Accountant
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    27%
  • Domestic Servant
    7%
  • Hospital Nurse
    7%
  • Householder
    7%

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

Boger Historical Records

What Boger family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 20,000 census records available for the last name Boger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boger 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Boger. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Boger. For the veterans among your Boger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Boger Life Expectancy

What is the average Boger lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Boger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Boger in 1944 was 30, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boger 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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