Bouse Family History

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Bouse Name Meaning

Czech (Bouše): see Bouska. Possibly a variant of North German Buse.

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

Similar surnames: Boose, Buse, Bruse, Bose, Couse, Bosse, Fouse, Bolser, Mouse, Rouse

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Bouse Family Origin

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Bouse Family Occupations

What did your Bouse ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Bouse occupation in the UK was Boatman. 11% of Bouse's were Boatmans. A less common occupation for the Bouse family was Comr Clerk (Shipping). Boatman, Cab Driver and Carter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bouse.

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  • Boatman

  • Cab Driver

  • Carter

  • Comr Clerk (Shipping)


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

Bouse Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bouse Life Expectancy

What is the average Bouse lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Bouse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Bouse in 1952 was 44, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bouse

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bouse 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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