Bostrom Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Bostrom Name Meaning

Swedish (Boström): ornamental name composed of the elements bo ‘dwelling’, ‘farm’ + ström ‘river’.

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


Similar surnames: Ostrom, Bystrom, Brostrom, Mostrom, Ekstrom, Enstrom, Forstrom

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Bostrom Family Origin

Where is the Bostrom family from?

Bostrom Family Occupations

What did your Bostrom ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Bakers Jobber and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Bostrom. 20% of Bostrom men worked as a Bakers Jobber and 50% of Bostrom women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bostrom were Motor Driver Wagon and Hotel Receptionist

View Census data for Bostrom | Data not to scale

Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Bakers Jobber
    20%
  • Cotton Weaver
    20%
  • Golf Club Steward
    20%
  • Motor Driver Wagon
    20%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    50%
  • Golf Club Stewardess
    13%
  • Hotel Proprietress
    13%
  • Hotel Receptionist
    13%

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

Bostrom Historical Records

What Bostrom family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Bostrom. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bostrom 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 Bostrom

Passenger List

There are 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Bostrom. 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.

View all Bostrom immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Bostrom. For the veterans among your Bostrom ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Bostrom military records

You've only scratched the surface of Bostrom family history.

Bostrom Life Expectancy

What is the average Bostrom lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Bostrom life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Bostrom in 1956 was 65, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bostrom

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bostrom 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 Bostrom Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name