Boire Family History

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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

What did your Boire ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the UK named Boire.

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Boire Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Boire. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boire 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 373 immigration records available for the last name Boire. 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 292 military records available for the last name Boire. For the veterans among your Boire ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Boire Life Expectancy

What is the average Boire lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boire 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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