Bohan Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Buadhacháin, a diminutive of buadhach ‘victorious’.

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


Similar surnames: Bogan, Mohan, Boran, Rohan, Bowen, Behan, Cohan, Mahan, Ronan, Toran

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Bohan Family Origin

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Bohan Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Bohan occupation in the UK was Tailor. 12% of Bohan's were Tailors. Tailor, Bricksetters Lab (Mkr) and Colliery Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bohan. A less common occupation for the Bohan family was Commission Agent.

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  • Tailor

    12%
  • Bricksetters Lab (Mkr)

    6%
  • Colliery Labourer

    6%
  • Commission Agent

    6%

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Bohan Historical Records

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Bohan Life Expectancy

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Between 1947 and 2004, Bohan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Bohan in 1947 was 40, and 79 in 2004.

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