Boyers Family History

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Boyers Name Meaning

English: possibly a variant of Bowyer.

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


Similar surnames: Boyer, Bryers, Bowers, Boyes, Babers, Bower, Bayers, Byers, Boye

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Boyers Family Origin

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Boyers Family Occupations

What did your Boyers ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Boyers occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 9% of Boyers's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Boyers family was Axel Grinder (Wheeler). Agricultural Labourer, Charwoman and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boyers.

View Census data for Boyers | Data not to scale

  • Agricultural Labourer

    9%
  • Charwoman

    6%
  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Axel Grinder (Wheeler)

    3%

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

Boyers Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Boyers Life Expectancy

What is the average Boyers lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Boyers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Boyers in 1960 was 50, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boyers

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boyers 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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