Bothell Family History

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Bothell Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places called Bothel(l), of which there are examples in Cumbria and Northumberland, named with Old English boðl ‘dwelling house’, ‘hall’, or a topographic name from this word, denoting someone who lived or worked at the main house in a settlement.

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

Similar surnames: Bothwell, Bonwell, Rothwell, Bottrell, Bowell, Boswell, Boxwell

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Bothell Family Origin

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Bothell Family Occupations

What did your Bothell ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Bothell family was Dock Stevedore. The most common Bothell occupation in the UK was Ag Labs Wife. 20% of Bothell's were Ag Labs Wifes. Ag Labs Wife, Coachman (Dom) and Coal Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bothell.

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  • Ag Labs Wife

  • Coachman (Dom)

  • Coal Dealer

  • Dock Stevedore


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

Bothell Historical Records

What Bothell family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Bothell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bothell 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 167 immigration records available for the last name Bothell. 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 424 military records available for the last name Bothell. For the veterans among your Bothell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bothell Life Expectancy

What is the average Bothell lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Bothell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Bothell in 1952 was 32, and 58 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bothell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bothell 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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