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 1881, the most common Boase occupation in Canada was Barber & Hairdresser. 100% of Boase's were Barber & Hairdressers.

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  • Barber & Hairdresser


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

Boase Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 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 642 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 1,000 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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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boase 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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