Bodeker Family History

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Bodeker Name Meaning

Dutch and North German (Bödeker): occupational name for a cooper, from Middle Low German bodek ‘tub’, ‘vat’ + the agent suffix -er. Compare Boecker.

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

Similar surnames: Boedeker, Boeker, Bodner, Beeker, Bueker, Boenker, Boker, Boeke

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Bodeker Family Origin

Where is the Bodeker family from?

Bodeker Family Occupations

What did your Bodeker ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the US named Bodeker. 35% of Bodeker men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Farm Laborer
  • Mechanic

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

Bodeker Historical Records

What Bodeker family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Bodeker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bodeker 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 Bodeker. 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 574 military records available for the last name Bodeker. For the veterans among your Bodeker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bodeker Life Expectancy

What is the average Bodeker lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Bodeker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Bodeker in 1958 was 54, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bodeker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bodeker 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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