Bouie Name Meaning

Variant of French Bouis, a topographic name for someone who lived by a particular box tree or in an area characterized by box, Old French bois (from Latin buxus).

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


Similar surnames: Boule, Borie, Buis, Bois, Boie, Brue, Bouvier, Bodin, Boire, Bose

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Bouie Family Origin

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Bouie Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Laborer

    27%
  • Farming

    12%
  • Keeping House

    12%

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In 1880, the most common Bouie occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Bouie's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bouie. A less common occupation for the Bouie family was Keeping House.

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Bouie Historical Records

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Bouie Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Bouie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Bouie in 1954 was 50, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bouie

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