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Boggess Name Meaning

English: nickname from Middle English boggish ‘boastful’ or ‘haughty’ (see Boggs).

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


Similar surnames: Boggs, Burgess, Bagge, Doggett, Bogues, Borders, Boggus, Boness

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Boggess Family Origin

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Boggess Family Occupations

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  • Clerk

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Merchant

    17%
  • Store Keeper

    17%

In 1881, Clerk, Farmer and Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boggess. The most common Boggess occupation in Canada was Clerk. 33% of Boggess's were Clerks. A less common occupation for the Boggess family was Store Keeper.

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Boggess Historical Records

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Boggess Life Expectancy

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