Bomar Family History

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Bomar Name Meaning

Variant of Swiss German Bommer.

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


Similar surnames: Bomer, Bonar, Bowar, Tolar, Comar, Boman, Bolar, Comer, Bogar, Boyer

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Bomar Family Origin

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Bomar Family Occupations

What did your Bomar ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bomar occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Bomar's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bomar. A less common occupation for the Bomar family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

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

Bomar Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bomar Life Expectancy

What is the average Bomar lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Bomar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Bomar in 1945 was 34, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bomar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bomar 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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