Boyette Family History

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Boyette Name Meaning

French: of uncertain origin; perhaps a variant of the French surname Boyau, Boyault, occupational name for a sausage merchant, from boyaux ‘intestines’, ‘gut’.

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

Similar surnames: Botte, Boyte, Goyette, Boyett, Lorette, Motte, Boutte, Monette, Boye

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Boyette Family Origin

Where is the Boyette family from?

Boyette Family Occupations

What did your Boyette ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Boyette occupation in the USA was Farmer. 70% of Boyette's were Farmers. Farmer, Ask In House Maid and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boyette. A less common occupation for the Boyette family was Hires Out.

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  • Farmer

  • Ask In House Maid

  • Carpenter

  • Hires Out


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

Boyette Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Boyette. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boyette 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 416 immigration records available for the last name Boyette. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Boyette. For the veterans among your Boyette ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Boyette Life Expectancy

What is the average Boyette lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Boyette life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1958. The average life expectancy for Boyette in 1945 was 39, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boyette

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boyette 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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