Bookhout Family History

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Bookhout Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of Dutch Bouckhout, (van) Boeckhout, etc., a habitational name from any of numerous minor places in Belgium named or named with Boekhout(e), Bochout(e), Boechout(e), meaning ‘birch wood’.

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


Similar surnames: Bookout, Buckhout, Bockholt, Book, Bockhorst, Rosholt, Booton

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Bookhout Family Origin

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Bookhout Family Occupations

What did your Bookhout ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bookhout family was Keeping House. The most common Bookhout occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Bookhout's were Farmers. Farmer, Engraver On Wood and Hom were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bookhout.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Engraver On Wood

    11%
  • Hom

    11%
  • Keeping House

    11%

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Bookhout Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bookhout. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bookhout 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Bookhout. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Bookhout. For the veterans among your Bookhout ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bookhout Life Expectancy

What is the average Bookhout lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Bookhout life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Bookhout in 1964 was 79, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bookhout

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bookhout 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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