Boag Family History

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Boag Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Boak.

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

Similar surnames: Boak, Hoag, Poag, Boal, Boas, Boan, Hogg, Bose, Boxx, Bay

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Boag Family Origin

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Boag Family Occupations

What did your Boag ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer and Hard Ware Industry were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Boag. The most common Boag occupation in Canada was Farmer. 75% of Boag's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Boag family was School Teacher.

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  • Farmer

  • Hard Ware Industry

  • School Teacher


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

Boag Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Boag Life Expectancy

What is the average Boag lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Boag life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Boag in 1940 was 41, and 81 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boag 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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