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Boeffert Family History

Boeffert Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Leffert, Meffert, Hoffert, Geffert, Sieffert, Goepfert, Hoefert

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Census Records

There are 7 census records available for the last name Boeffert. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boeffert census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 18 immigration records available for the last name Boeffert. 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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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Boeffert. For the veterans among your Boeffert ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Boeffert lifespan?

Between 1972 and 1994, in the United States, Boeffert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Boeffert in 1972 was 75, and 85 in 1994.

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