Bogenrief Family History

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Bogenrief Name Meaning

German: metonymic occupational name for an archer or a bowmaker, from Middle High German bogen ‘bow’ + reif, an agent noun from reifen ‘to bend’.

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

Similar surnames: Bogen, Boger, Boenker, Brief, Bogner, Boser, Genrich, Bohner, Benzie

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Bogenrief Family Origin

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Bogenrief Family Occupations

What did your Bogenrief ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bogenrief family was Farm Laborer. Blacksmith, Farmer and Blacksmith (Retired) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bogenrief. The most common Bogenrief occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 50% of Bogenrief's were Blacksmiths.

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  • Blacksmith

  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith (Retired)

  • Farm Laborer


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Bogenrief Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bogenrief Life Expectancy

What is the average Bogenrief lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Bogenrief life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Bogenrief in 1963 was 67, and 43 in 2004.

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