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Boso Name Meaning

Italian: from the medieval personal name Boso, from a Germanic personal name derived from a pejorative nickname meaning ‘leader’, ‘nobleman’, or ‘arrogant person’. Compare Dutch Boos.

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


Similar surnames: Bos, Bono, Bosco, Bodo, Bose, Boss, Bosko, Bobo, Bosio, Bost

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Boso Family Origin

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Boso Family Occupations

What did your Boso ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Boso occupation in the USA was Farmer. 68% of Boso's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Boso family was Farming. Farmer, At Home and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boso.

View Census data for Boso | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    68%
  • At Home

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%
  • Farming

    5%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Boso Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Boso. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boso 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 Boso

Passenger List

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

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Boso Life Expectancy

What is the average Boso lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Boso life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Boso in 1944 was 29, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boso

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boso 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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