Boeke Name Meaning

Dutch and North German (Böke): topographic name for someone who lived near a beech tree or beech grove, from Middle Low German boke, böke ‘beech tree’.

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


Similar surnames: Boege, Boeker, Borke, Boehne, Brede, Boehmke, Beese, Boese, Bohle

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Boeke Family Origin

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Boeke Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Tailor

    33%
  • Blacksmith

    17%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Boeke family was Blacksmith. The most common Boeke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Boeke's were Farmers. Farmer and Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Boeke.

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Boeke Historical Records

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Boeke Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Boeke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Boeke in 1955 was 63, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boeke

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