Bolen Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Bolen Name Meaning

Czech: from a pet form of the personal names Boleslav or Bolebor. Polish (Bolen): from a pet form of the personal name Boleslaw. Variant spelling of German Bohlen. Swedish (Bolén): ornamental name composed of an unexplained first element + the common surname suffix -én, a derivative of Latin -enius ‘descendant of’. English: variant of Bullen.

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


Similar surnames: Boden, Boren, Nolen, Bolin, Bohlen, Molen, Bolten, Dolen, Bolek

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with a family member and we'll do the searching for you.

Bolen Family Origin

Where is the Bolen family from?

Bolen Family Occupations

What did your Bolen ancestors do for a living?

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

View Census data for Bolen | Data not to scale

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    100%

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

Bolen Historical Records

What Bolen family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 31,000 census records available for the last name Bolen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bolen census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search UK census records for Bolen

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Bolen. 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.

View all Bolen immigration records

Draft Card

There are 7,000 military records available for the last name Bolen. For the veterans among your Bolen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Bolen military records

You've only scratched the surface of Bolen family history.

Bolen Life Expectancy

What is the average Bolen lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Bolen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Bolen in 1941 was 42, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bolen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bolen 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.

Famous Bolen Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED