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Bogle Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: nickname for a person of frightening appearance, from older Scots bogill ‘hobgoblin’, ‘bogy’ (of uncertain origin, possibly Gaelic). South German (Bögle): metonymic occupational name for a bowman or bow maker, from a diminutive of Middle High German boge ‘bow’ (see Bogel), or from the pet form of a Germanic personal name formed with an element akin to Old High German bogo ‘bow’.

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


Similar surnames: Bolle, Ogle, Bole, Begle, Bohle, Boyle, Bogue, Bogie, Bolt, Boule

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Bogle Family Origin

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Bogle Family Occupations

What did your Bogle ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Bogle occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Bogle's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bogle family was Son. Farmer, Farmerson and Farmers were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bogle.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farmerson

    11%
  • Farmers

    7%
  • Son

    7%

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

Bogle Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bogle Life Expectancy

What is the average Bogle lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Bogle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Bogle in 1951 was 56, and 75 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bogle 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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