Boase Family History

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Boase Name Meaning

Jewish: variant of Boaz. Indian: variant of Bose.

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


Similar surnames: Base, Bose, Boas, Royse, Hoage, Basa, Bosse, Boyse, Brase, Boise

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Boase Family Origin

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Boase Family Occupations

What did your Boase ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Fisherman and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Boase. 28% of Boase men worked as a Fisherman and 71% of Boase women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Boase were Farmer marker Gardener and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Fisherman
    28%
  • Farmer
    17%
  • Dairyman
    12%
  • Farmer marker Gardener
    12%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    71%
  • Private Means
    6%
  • Housewife
    6%
  • Housekeeper
    4%

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

Boase Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Boase. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boase 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Boase. 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 995 military records available for the last name Boase. For the veterans among your Boase ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Boase Life Expectancy

What is the average Boase lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Boase life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Boase in 1955 was 53, and 83 in 2004.

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