Bossom Family History

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Bossom Name Meaning

English (Sussex): variant of Bosham, a habitational name from Bosham in Sussex, named in Old English with the personal name Bosa + ham ‘homestead’ or hamm ‘promontory’ or ‘water meadow’.

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


Similar surnames: Folsom, Rosson, Bosso, Blossom, Fossum, Bascom, Bollom, Boyson, Mosso

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Bossom Family Origin

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Bossom Family Occupations

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  • Barge Builder

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Waterman

    5%
  • Beershop Keeper

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Bossom family was Beershop Keeper. The most common Bossom occupation in the UK was Barge Builder. 5% of Bossom's were Barge Builders. Barge Builder, Carpenter and Waterman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bossom.

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Bossom Historical Records

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Bossom Life Expectancy

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