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Boettcher Name Meaning

German (Böttcher): occupational name for a cooper, from Middle High German botecher, bötticher, bütticher, an agent derivative of botech(e), bottich, bütte ‘vat’, ‘barrel’. See also Binder, Buettner, and Schaeffler.

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


Similar surnames: Buettner, Koetter, Loescher, Hoelscher, Bleicher, Bottcher, Brecher

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Boettcher Family Origin

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Boettcher Family Occupations

What did your Boettcher ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boettcher. A less common occupation for the Boettcher family was Tailor. The most common Boettcher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Boettcher's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Butcher

    3%
  • Tailor

    3%

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

Boettcher Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Boettcher Life Expectancy

What is the average Boettcher lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Boettcher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Boettcher in 1943 was 42, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boettcher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boettcher 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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