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Boex Family History

Boex Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Box, Boe, Boen, Boer, Boes, Boeh, Boxx, Bex, Borel, Beer

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Where is the Boex family from?

You can see how Boex families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Boex family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1880 and 1920. The most Boex families were found in USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 9 Boex families living in Wisconsin. This was about 90% of all the recorded Boex's in USA. Wisconsin had the highest population of Boex families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Boex surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Boex ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman was the top reported job for people in the USA named Boex. 100% of Boex men worked as a Salesman. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Salesman
    100%
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Census Records

There are 221 census records available for the last name Boex. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boex census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 60 immigration records available for the last name Boex. 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 Cards

There are 39 military records available for the last name Boex. For the veterans among your Boex ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Boex lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Boex life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Boex in 1962 was 77, and 85 in 2004.

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