Bosman Family History

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Bosman Name Meaning

Dutch: occupational name for a forester (see Bosch).

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


Similar surnames: Bowman, Osman, Bossman, Bodman, Bosma, Bouman, Bousman, Kosman

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Bosman Family Origin

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Bosman Family Occupations

What did your Bosman ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Bosman occupation in the UK was Tailor. 17% of Bosman's were Tailors. A less common occupation for the Bosman family was Cigar Maker. Tailor, Carcase Butcher and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bosman.

View Census data for Bosman | Data not to scale

  • Tailor

    17%
  • Carcase Butcher

    8%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Cigar Maker

    8%

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

Bosman Historical Records

What Bosman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bosman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bosman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Bosman

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Bosman. 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 Bosman. For the veterans among your Bosman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bosman Life Expectancy

What is the average Bosman lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Bosman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Bosman in 1948 was 45, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bosman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bosman 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 Bosman Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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