Bohen Family History

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Bohen Name Meaning

French: habitational name from Bohain-en-Vermandois in Aisne, France, or from Bohan in Namur province, now in Belgium. Variant of the Irish surname Bohan.

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

Similar surnames: Bohon, Boden, Bolen, Boen, Bohnen, Bogen, Posen, Boren, Bohlen, Bowen

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Bohen Family Origin

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Bohen Family Occupations

What did your Bohen ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Cotton Weaver and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Bohen. 8% of Bohen men worked as a Cotton Weaver and 40% of Bohen women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bohen were Blowing Room Cotton Mill and Book Binder

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Cotton Weaver
  • General Labourer
  • Black Smith Bleach Work
  • Blowing Room Cotton Mill

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Garment Presser
  • Baker Retired
  • Book Binder

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

Bohen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Bohen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bohen 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 Bohen. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Bohen. For the veterans among your Bohen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bohen Life Expectancy

What is the average Bohen lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Bohen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Bohen in 1961 was 48, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bohen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bohen 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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