Bouie Family History

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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

What did your Bouie ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Servant were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Bouie. 41% of Bouie men worked as a Laborer and 17% of Bouie women worked as a Servant. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bouie were Carpenter and Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Day Laborer
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Servant
  • Housekeeper
  • Housewife
  • Laborer

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

Bouie Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bouie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bouie 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 116 immigration records available for the last name Bouie. 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 561 military records available for the last name Bouie. For the veterans among your Bouie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bouie Life Expectancy

What is the average Bouie lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bouie 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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