Bouwman Family History

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Bouwman Name Meaning

derivative of the personal name Boudewijn (see Baldwin). variant of Bouman.

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


Similar surnames: Bousman, Bouman, Bowman, Boelman, Boldman, Bowlan, Bodman, Bouma

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Bouwman Family Origin

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Bouwman Family Occupations

What did your Bouwman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bouwman. A less common occupation for the Bouwman family was Retired Shoemaker. The most common Bouwman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Bouwman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Carpenter

    20%
  • Retired Shoemaker

    20%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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Bouwman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bouwman Life Expectancy

What is the average Bouwman lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Bouwman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Bouwman in 1958 was 44, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bouwman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bouwman 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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