Boehle Family History

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Boehle Name Meaning

German (Böhl(e)): patronymic from a pet form of a personal name composed of the Germanic elements bald ‘bold’, ‘hardy’, ‘strong’ + win ‘friend’. Compare Baldwin. North German: variant of Bohle 1. North German: topographic for someone who lived by a boardwalk, from Middle Low German bole (f.) ‘plank’, ‘beam’.

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

Similar surnames: Boehlke, Bohle, Boehne, Moehle, Biehle, Bolle, Bogle, Boehler, Hoehne

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Boehle Family Origin

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Boehle Family Occupations

What did your Boehle ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Boehle. 36% of Boehle men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Boehle women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Boehle were Salesman and General Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Mechanic
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Stenographer
  • General Clerk

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

Boehle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Boehle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boehle 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 282 immigration records available for the last name Boehle. 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 368 military records available for the last name Boehle. For the veterans among your Boehle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Boehle Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Boehle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Boehle in 1962 was 77, and 76 in 2004.

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