Boie Family History

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Boie Name Meaning

Frisian, North German, and Danish: variant spelling of Boye. Probably an Americanized spelling of French Bois.

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


Similar surnames: Boye, Boe, Bose, Boze, Boike, Bole, Boies, Boik, Bode, Bope

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Boie Family Origin

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Boie Family Occupations

What did your Boie ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Boie occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 45% of Boie's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Journalier and Cultivateur Fils were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boie. A less common occupation for the Boie family was Rentier.

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  • Cultivateur

    45%
  • Journalier

    36%
  • Cultivateur Fils

    9%
  • Rentier

    9%

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

Boie Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Boie Life Expectancy

What is the average Boie lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Boie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Boie in 1963 was 87, and 56 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boie

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boie 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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