Boldman Family History

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Boldman Name Meaning

German (Boldmann): possibly a variant of Boldemann, from a compound of the Germanic personal name Baldo (see Bold 4) + man ‘man’. Variant of Bollmann.

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


Similar surnames: Bodman, Holdman, Pollman, Goldman, Wildman, Boleman, Bollman, Boelman

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Boldman Family Origin

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Boldman Family Occupations

What did your Boldman ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Boldman. 31% of Boldman men worked as a Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    31%
  • Farmer
    13%
  • Farming
    11%
  • Painter
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    100%

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

Boldman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Boldman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boldman 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 200 immigration records available for the last name Boldman. 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 701 military records available for the last name Boldman. For the veterans among your Boldman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Boldman Life Expectancy

What is the average Boldman lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Boldman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Boldman in 1959 was 56, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boldman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boldman 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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