Bogue Name Meaning

Irish (Cork): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Buadhaigh ‘descendant of Buadhach’, a personal name meaning ‘victorious’. (The British name Boudicca or Boadicea, borne by the Queen of the Iceni who in ad 62 led a revolt against the Roman occupation of her country, is a cognate.)

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


Similar surnames: Bogle, Logue, Boyce, Bogus, Bogie, Bowie, Boe, Bonus, Hogue, Pogue

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Bogue Family Origin

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Bogue Family Occupations

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  • Jute Weaver Handloom

    6%
  • Shoemaker

    6%
  • Acct Agent

    3%
  • Agent

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Bogue family was Agent. The most common Bogue occupation in the UK was Jute Weaver Handloom. 6% of Bogue's were Jute Weaver Handlooms. Jute Weaver Handloom, Shoemaker and Acct Agent were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bogue.

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Bogue Historical Records

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Bogue Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, Bogue life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Bogue in 1944 was 27, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bogue

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