Bogh Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from a placed named with Old Norse bugr ‘hook’, ‘bay’, ‘bend’ (see also Boge).

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


Similar surnames: Boge, Voge, Bough, Koga, Bow, Booth, Bligh, Boff, Bodi, Boch

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Bogh Family Origin

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Bogh Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Laborer

    22%
  • Clerk In Grist Mill

    11%
  • Hotel Keeper

    11%

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In 1880, the most common Bogh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Bogh's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bogh family was Hotel Keeper. Farmer, Laborer and Clerk In Grist Mill were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bogh.

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Bogh Historical Records

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Bogh Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2003, Bogh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Bogh in 1963 was 68, and 82 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bogh

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