Booz Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of Boos. Debrabandere suggests it may also be habitational name for someone from Booze in Trembleur in the Belgian province of Liège. South German and Swiss German: regional (Alemannic) nickname from Middle High German boese ‘ridiculous person’, ‘low-standing servant’ or from a Germanic personal name Bozo (See Bosshart 1).

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


Similar surnames: Book, Boom, Boos, Boot, Kotz, Goos, Bolt, Bootz, Boso, Boff

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Booz Family Origin

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Booz Family Occupations

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  • Clerk To Upholdster

    20%
  • Coal Miner

    20%
  • P O Mail Driver (Carter)

    20%
  • Waiter Great Western Hotel

    20%

In 1881, the most common Booz occupation in the UK was Clerk To Upholdster. 20% of Booz's were Clerk To Upholdsters. A less common occupation for the Booz family was Waiter Great Western Hotel. Clerk To Upholdster, Coal Miner and P O Mail Driver (Carter) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Booz.

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Booz Historical Records

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Booz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Booz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Booz in 1952 was 45, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Booz

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