Boker Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Boker Name Meaning

German: topographic name from Middle Low German boke ‘beech’ + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant. German: reduced form of Bödeker (see Boedeker). Jewish (Israeli): ornamental name from Hebrew boker ‘morning’.

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

Similar surnames: Boeker, Roker, Boger, Boner, Booker, Boxer, Boer, Bogen, Baker, Bober

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Boker Family Origin

Where is the Boker family from?

Boker Family Occupations

What did your Boker ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Dressmaker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Boker. 25% of Boker men worked as a Farmer and 60% of Boker women worked as a Dressmaker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Boker were Laborer and Servante

View Census data for Boker | Data not to scale

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Labourer
  • Engineer
  • Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Dressmaker
  • Operator
  • Servante

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

Boker Historical Records

What Boker family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 23,000 census records available for the last name Boker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boker census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Boker

Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Boker. 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.

View all Boker immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Boker. For the veterans among your Boker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Boker military records

You've only scratched the surface of Boker family history.

Boker Life Expectancy

What is the average Boker lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Boker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Boker in 1959 was 58, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boker 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.

Famous Boker Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name

14-Day Free Trial