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Bohlen Name Meaning

German: patronymic from Bohl 1. German: habitational name from a place in Westphalia named Bohlen. German (Böhlen): habitational name from any of several places in Saxony named Böhlen. Swedish (Bohlén): ornamental name from Bohl 1 + the suffix -én, a derivative of Latin -enius ‘descendant of’.

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


Similar surnames: Bolen, Boden, Bohle, Bohren, Bohnen, Bowden, Bolten, Boehler, Behlen

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Bohlen Family Origin

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Bohlen Family Occupations

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  • G N Railway Guard

    50%
  • Messenger

    50%

In 1881, the most common Bohlen occupation in the UK was G N Railway Guard. 50% of Bohlen's were G N Railway Guards. G N Railway Guard and Messenger were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bohlen.

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Bohlen Historical Records

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Bohlen Life Expectancy

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