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Boback Name Meaning

Ukrainian: see Bobak. Americanized spelling of Czech, Slovak, or Polish Bobak. Americanized spelling of the German habitational name Bobach, a habitational name derived from various farmsteads or rivers so named, or from place names such as Bobeck and Bobek. Possibly a Swedish ornamental name composed of the elements bo ‘farm’ + back ‘hillside’ or an altered spelling of Swedish Bobäck, an ornamental compound of bo + bäck ‘stream’.

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


Similar surnames: Bobeck, Bobek, Brobeck, Koback, Hoback, Back, Boeck, Burack, Borck

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Boback Family Origin

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Boback Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Boback occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Boback's were Farmers. Farmer and Cigar Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Boback.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Cigar Maker

    33%

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Boback Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Boback. 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 Boback. For the veterans among your Boback ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Boback Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Boback life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Boback in 1955 was 36, and 85 in 2004.

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