Boughman Family History

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Boughman Name Meaning

Origin uncertain. In some cases the name may be an Americanized spelling of German Bachmann or Buchmann; in others, it may be an altered spelling of English Bowman.

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


Similar surnames: Doughman, Loughman, Baughman, Broughman, Boreman, Buchman, Brugman

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Boughman Family Origin

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Boughman Family Occupations

What did your Boughman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boughman. A less common occupation for the Boughman family was Keeping House. The most common Boughman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Boughman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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Boughman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Boughman Life Expectancy

What is the average Boughman lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Boughman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Boughman in 1959 was 53, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boughman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boughman 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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