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Bogin Family History

Bogin Name Meaning

Jewish (from Belarus): habitational name from a village called Bogin. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): Russianized form of Bogen.

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


Similar surnames: Bogen, Begin, Rogin, Bogdan, Dolin, Bodin, Dorin, Bolin, Kogan, Borin

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Where is the Bogin family from?

You can see how Bogin families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Bogin family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Bogin families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 5 Bogin families living in Quebec. This was about 71% of all the recorded Bogin's in Canada. Quebec had the highest population of Bogin families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Bogin surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Bogin ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Bogin. 40% of Bogin men worked as a Salesman and 34% of Bogin women worked as a Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bogin were Manager and Teacher.

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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
    40%
  • Laborer
    20%
  • Musician
    10%
  • Manager
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    34%
  • New Worker
    34%
  • Teacher
    34%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Bogin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bogin 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 622 immigration records available for the last name Bogin. 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 294 military records available for the last name Bogin. For the veterans among your Bogin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Bogin lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Bogin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Bogin in 1958 was 59, and 83 in 2004.

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