Boxdorfer Family History

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Boxdorfer Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Boxberger, Arndorfer, Boozer, Dormer, Bodner, Bockover, Borner

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Boxdorfer Family Origin

Where is the Boxdorfer family from?

Boxdorfer Family Occupations

What did your Boxdorfer ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Shoe Worker and Shoe Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Boxdorfer. 32% of Boxdorfer men worked as a Shoe Worker and 50% of Boxdorfer women worked as a Shoe Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Boxdorfer were Laborer and Farm Wife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Shoe Worker
    32%
  • Farmer
    22%
  • Farm Help
    16%
  • Laborer
    11%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Shoe Worker
    50%
  • Farm Wife
    50%

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

Boxdorfer Historical Records

What Boxdorfer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 514 census records available for the last name Boxdorfer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boxdorfer 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 24 immigration records available for the last name Boxdorfer. 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 136 military records available for the last name Boxdorfer. For the veterans among your Boxdorfer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Boxdorfer Life Expectancy

What is the average Boxdorfer lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Boxdorfer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Boxdorfer in 1964 was 85, and 69 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boxdorfer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boxdorfer 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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