Boie Family History

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Boie Name Meaning

Frisian, North German, and Danish: variant spelling of Boye. Probably an Americanized spelling of French Bois.

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


Similar surnames: Boye, Boe, Bose, Boze, Boike, Bole, Boies, Boik, Bode, Bope

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Boie Family Origin

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Boie Family Occupations

What did your Boie ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Boie. 30% of Boie men worked as a Laborer and 60% of Boie women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Boie were Farm and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    30%
  • Weaver
    15%
  • Farmer
    15%
  • Farm
    12%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
    60%
  • Housekeeper
    40%

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

Boie Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Boie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boie 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Boie. 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 845 military records available for the last name Boie. For the veterans among your Boie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Boie Life Expectancy

What is the average Boie lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Boie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Boie in 1963 was 87, and 56 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boie 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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