Bohnenkamp Family History

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Bohnenkamp Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German, Middle Low German bone ‘bean’ + late Middle High German, Middle Low German kamp ‘field’, ‘domain’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived by a field or domain where beans were grown.

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


Similar surnames: Roggenkamp, Oldenkamp, Trenkamp, Hinnenkamp, Fullenkamp, Overkamp

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Bohnenkamp Family Origin

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Bohnenkamp Family Occupations

What did your Bohnenkamp ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bohnenkamp family was Retail Grocer. Farmer, Cooper and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bohnenkamp. The most common Bohnenkamp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Bohnenkamp's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Cooper

    10%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Retail Grocer

    10%

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Bohnenkamp Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bohnenkamp Life Expectancy

What is the average Bohnenkamp lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Bohnenkamp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Bohnenkamp in 1963 was 76, and 84 in 2004.

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