Boegel Family History

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Boegel Name Meaning

metonymic occupational name for an archer, bögel ‘bow’, or for a maker or seller of harness equipment, from the same word in the sense ‘stirrup’, ‘ring’, or ‘yoke’. from the short pet form (Bogo) of a Germanic personal name formed with bogo ‘bow’ as the first element.

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


Similar surnames: Bogel, Siegel, Roedel, Boege, Bogen, Kogel, Hegel, Huegel, Regel

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Boegel Family Origin

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Boegel Family Occupations

What did your Boegel ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Boegel. A less common occupation for the Boegel family was Waggonmaker. The most common Boegel occupation in Canada was Farmer. 67% of Boegel's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Blacksmith

    17%
  • Waggonmaker

    17%

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

Boegel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Boegel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boegel 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 Boegel. 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 Boegel. For the veterans among your Boegel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Boegel Life Expectancy

What is the average Boegel lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Boegel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Boegel in 1963 was 55, and 71 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boegel 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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