Bogie Family History

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Bogie Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from a place in Fife, first recorded as Bolgyne. The modern Gaelic name is Srath ‘(valley)’ Bhalgaidgh. The origin of the place name is uncertain. Watson suggests a connection with Gaelic bolg ‘bag’, ‘sack’, in the sense ‘bag-shaped pool’.

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

Similar surnames: Bogle, Logie, Bogue, Bode, Bagge, Boris, Boge, Bogin, Bodin, Bowie

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Bogie Family Origin

Where is the Bogie family from?

Bogie Family Occupations

What did your Bogie ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Bogie family was Annuitant. Joiner, Coal Miner and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bogie. The most common Bogie occupation in the UK was Joiner. 9% of Bogie's were Joiners.

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  • Joiner

  • Coal Miner

  • Farmer

  • Annuitant


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

Bogie Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Bogie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bogie 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Bogie. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Bogie. For the veterans among your Bogie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bogie Life Expectancy

What is the average Bogie lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Bogie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Bogie in 1950 was 66, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bogie

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bogie 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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