Boight Family History

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Boight Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Bright, Blight, Voight, Knight, Wright, Light, Bligh, Slight, Bough

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Boight Family Origin

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Boight Family Occupations

What did your Boight ancestors do for a living?

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

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Boight Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 121 census records available for the last name Boight. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boight 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 9 immigration records available for the last name Boight. 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 military records available for the last name Boight. For the veterans among your Boight ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Boight Life Expectancy

What is the average Boight lifespan?

Between 1977 and 1995, in the United States, Boight life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Boight in 1977 was 67, and 53 in 1995.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boight 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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