Boik Family History

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Boik Name Meaning

Variant of North German Boyke, a diminutive of Boye.

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

Similar surnames: Boike, Boie, Bonk, Bock, Bork, Book, Bobek, Pock, Bobik, Rock

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Boik Family Origin

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Boik Family Occupations

What did your Boik ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Brass Finisher and Brass Moulder were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Boik. The most common Boik occupation in the UK was Brass Finisher. 50% of Boik's were Brass Finishers.

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  • Brass Finisher

  • Brass Moulder


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

Boik Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Boik. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boik 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 135 immigration records available for the last name Boik. 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 193 military records available for the last name Boik. For the veterans among your Boik ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Boik Life Expectancy

What is the average Boik lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Boik life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Boik in 1963 was 78, and 86 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boik 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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