Bogle Family History

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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 1921, Farmer and Student were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Bogle. 69% of Bogle men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Bogle women worked as a Student. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bogle were Labourer and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    69%
  • Laborer
    14%
  • Accountant
    10%
  • Labourer
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Student
    34%
  • Income
    34%
  • Housekeeper
    34%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Bogle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 27,000 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 4,000 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 5,000 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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