Boire Family History

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Boire Name Meaning

French: topographic name for someone who lived by a watering hole, or, in the south, a nickname for an imbecile, from boire ‘buzzard’.

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


Similar surnames: Borre, Boyce, Barre, Board, Wire, Poire, Bolle, Bois, Borne, Borra

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Boire Family Origin

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Boire Family Occupations

What did your Boire ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Cultivateur, Going To School and Cultivateur; Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boire. The most common Boire occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 33% of Boire's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Boire family was Not Given.

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  • Cultivateur

    33%
  • Going To School

    20%
  • Cultivateur; Son

    13%
  • Not Given

    7%

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

Boire Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Boire Life Expectancy

What is the average Boire lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Boire life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Boire in 1962 was 67, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boire

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boire 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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