Bohland Family History

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Bohland Name Meaning

habitational name from a place in Baden called Bohland, or from any of the places mentioned at Bolander. possibly in some cases an ethnic name for someone from Poland, commonly known in the Middle Ages as Boland.

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

Similar surnames: Boland, Boyland, Borland, Bolland, Ohland, Rohland, Rowland, Ashland

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Bohland Family Origin

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Bohland Family Occupations

What did your Bohland ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bohland family was Laborer. Farmer, Gardner and Harness Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bohland. The most common Bohland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Bohland's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Gardner

  • Harness Maker

  • Laborer


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

Bohland Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Bohland. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bohland 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 463 immigration records available for the last name Bohland. 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 472 military records available for the last name Bohland. For the veterans among your Bohland ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bohland Life Expectancy

What is the average Bohland lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Bohland life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Bohland in 1957 was 43, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bohland 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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