Boies Family History

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Boies Name Meaning

Variant spelling of French Bois.

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


Similar surnames: Boie, Boyes, Boles, Boys, Bois, Bails, Voiles, Bobek, Bores, Bones

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Boies Family Origin

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Boies Family Occupations

What did your Boies ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Boies family was Navigateur. The most common Boies occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 43% of Boies's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur and Journalier were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Boies.

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  • Cultivateur

    43%
  • Journalier

    43%
  • Navigateur

    14%

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

Boies Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Boies Life Expectancy

What is the average Boies lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Boies life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Boies in 1955 was 48, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boies

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boies 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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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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