Bohlken Family History

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Bohlken Name Meaning

North German: from a pet form of Bohl.

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


Similar surnames: Bohlke, Boyken, Bohlen, Boehlke, Bolen, Roelke, Bohling, Bohlman

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Bohlken Family Origin

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Bohlken Family Occupations

What did your Bohlken ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bohlken family was Retired Farmer. Farmer, Grocer and Out Of Bus. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bohlken. The most common Bohlken occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Bohlken's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Grocer

    9%
  • Out Of Bus.

    9%
  • Retired Farmer

    9%

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

Bohlken Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bohlken. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bohlken 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Bohlken. 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 Bohlken. For the veterans among your Bohlken ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bohlken Life Expectancy

What is the average Bohlken lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Bohlken life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Bohlken in 1954 was 54, and 60 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bohlken

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bohlken 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.

Famous Bohlken Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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