Boesen Family History

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Boesen Name Meaning

Swedish and Danish: patronymic from the personal name Bo ‘farmer’ (see Boe).

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


Similar surnames: Bossen, Boisen, Olsen, Osen, Monsen, Boden, Bogren, Bohlen, Breden

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Boesen Family Origin

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Boesen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Furniture Dealer

    8%

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In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boesen. The most common Boesen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Boesen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Boesen family was Furniture Dealer.

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Boesen Historical Records

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Boesen Life Expectancy

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Famous Boesen Family

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