Boots Family History

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Boots Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of Boot.

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

Similar surnames: Bootz, Boot, Booms, Boote, Hoots, Foots, Books, Boos, Moors, Borts

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Boots Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Boots name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Boots. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • Norway


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Boots Family Origin

Where is the Boots family from?

Boots Family Occupations

What did your Boots ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Boots occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 6% of Boots's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Carman and Shipwright were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boots. A less common occupation for the Boots family was Blacksmith.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Carman

  • Shipwright

  • Blacksmith


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

Boots Historical Records

What Boots family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 21,000 census records available for the last name Boots. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boots 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Boots. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Boots. For the veterans among your Boots ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Boots Life Expectancy

What is the average Boots lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Boots life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Boots in 1950 was 41, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boots

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boots 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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