Bohls Family History

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Bohls Name Meaning

North German: patronymic from Bohl.

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

Similar surnames: Bohl, Bohle, Bolls, Bohlen, Kohls, Borns, Bohne, Ohl, Bold, Buhs

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Bohls Family Origin

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Bohls Family Occupations

What did your Bohls ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bohls occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Bohls's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bohls. A less common occupation for the Bohls family was Works In Rolling Mill.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Tailor

  • Works In Rolling Mill


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Bohls Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bohls Life Expectancy

What is the average Bohls lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Bohls life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Bohls in 1962 was 73, and 21 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bohls

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bohls 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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