Bossman Family History

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Bossman Name Meaning

Dutch (also Bossmann): topographic name for someone living or working in a wood (see Bosch).

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


Similar surnames: Bousman, Bosman, Mossman, Ossman, Boman, Rissman, Bouman, Sassman

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Bossman Family Origin

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Bossman Family Occupations

What did your Bossman ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Cook General was the top reported job for people in the UK named Bossman. 34% of Bossman women worked as a Cook General

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Cook General
    34%
  • Ex Childrens Nurse
    34%
  • Housemaid
    34%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Bossman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Bossman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bossman 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 352 immigration records available for the last name Bossman. 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 321 military records available for the last name Bossman. For the veterans among your Bossman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bossman Life Expectancy

What is the average Bossman lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Bossman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Bossman in 1944 was 28, and 87 in 2004.

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