Bouman Family History

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Bouman Name Meaning

Dutch: status name for a peasant or land worker or a nickname meaning ‘neighbor’, Middle Dutch bouman.

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


Similar surnames: Bouma, Bowman, Bousman, Bouwman, Bosman, Bouras, Buxman, Holman

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Bouman Family Origin

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Bouman Family Occupations

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  • Laundras

    20%
  • Market Gardener

    20%
  • Sawyer Unemployed

    20%
  • Trooper In 2nd Life Guards

    20%

In 1881, Laundras, Market Gardener and Sawyer Unemployed were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bouman. A less common occupation for the Bouman family was Trooper In 2nd Life Guards. The most common Bouman occupation in the UK was Laundras. 20% of Bouman's were Laundrass.

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Bouman Historical Records

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Bouman Life Expectancy

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