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Bossong Name Meaning

Variant of French Bosson, found mainly in Alsace.

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


Similar surnames: Bossung, Bosson, Posson, Cosson, Musson, Sisson, Gosson, Hissong

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Bossong Family Origin

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Bossong Family Occupations

What did your Bossong ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bossong family was Cabenet Maker. Farmer, Boot Fitter and Brick Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bossong. The most common Bossong occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Bossong's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Boot Fitter

    9%
  • Brick Mason

    9%
  • Cabenet Maker

    9%

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

Bossong Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bossong. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bossong 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Bossong. 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 Bossong. For the veterans among your Bossong ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bossong Life Expectancy

What is the average Bossong lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Bossong life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Bossong in 1955 was 43, and 61 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bossong

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bossong 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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