Bolus Name Meaning

English (West Midlands): perhaps a nickname from the early modern English word bolus ‘pill’, often used contemptuously. Belgian: variant of Bolhuis.

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


Similar surnames: Bolas, Bolds, Bolt, Boles, Bold, Toles, Boley, Boys, Byus, Polus

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Bolus Family Origin

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Bolus Family Occupations

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  • Pattern Fitter

    100%

In 1881, the most common Bolus occupation in Canada was Pattern Fitter. 100% of Bolus's were Pattern Fitters.

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Bolus Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Bolus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Bolus in 1962 was 77, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bolus

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