Bolser Family History

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Bolser Name Meaning

Possibly a variant of German Balser or Polzer. Catalan: occupational name for a bag or pouch maker, bosser, bolser.

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


Similar surnames: Bolger, Bolter, Boller, Boler, Belter, Kolker, Noller, Belser, Balser

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Bolser Family Origin

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Bolser Family Occupations

What did your Bolser ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Bolser occupation in Canada was Farmer. 58% of Bolser's were Farmers. Farmer, Son and Farmer Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bolser. A less common occupation for the Bolser family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    58%
  • Son

    27%
  • Farmer Son

    8%
  • Laborer

    4%

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

Bolser Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bolser Life Expectancy

What is the average Bolser lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Bolser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Bolser in 1955 was 30, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bolser

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bolser 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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