Bogardus Family History

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Bogardus Name Meaning

Humanistic surname in Germany and the Netherlands, a Latinized form of Bogard.

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

Similar surnames: Lupardus, Bovard, Barnes, Bogard, Bogus, Bogart, Bogaard, Gargus

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Bogardus Family Origin

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Bogardus Family Occupations

What did your Bogardus ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Bogardus family was Carpenter. Farmer, Blacksmith and Blacksmith Aprentice were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bogardus. The most common Bogardus occupation in Canada was Farmer. 33% of Bogardus's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Blacksmith Aprentice

  • Carpenter


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

Bogardus Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bogardus Life Expectancy

What is the average Bogardus lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Bogardus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Bogardus in 1947 was 54, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bogardus

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bogardus 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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