Boire Name Meaning

French: topographic name for someone who lived by a watering hole, or, in the south, a nickname for an imbecile, from boire ‘buzzard’.

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


Similar surnames: Borre, Boyce, Barre, Board, Wire, Poire, Bolle, Bois, Borne, Borra

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Boire Family Origin

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Boire Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    40%
  • Blacksmith

    20%
  • Brick Mason

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%

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In 1880, the most common Boire occupation in the USA was Laborer. 40% of Boire's were Laborers. Laborer, Blacksmith and Brick Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boire. A less common occupation for the Boire family was Farmer.

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Boire Historical Records

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Boire Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, Boire life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Boire in 1962 was 67, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boire

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