Bomgaars Family History

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Bomgaars Name Meaning

Dutch and Jewish (from the Netherlands): occupational name for someone who owned or worked in an orchard, from a reduced form of Dutch Bomgardner.

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


Similar surnames: Bongard, Bogard, Boogaard, Baars, Bogdan, Bogar, Mars, Bondar, Boers

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Bomgaars Family Origin

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Bomgaars Family Occupations

What did your Bomgaars ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bomgaars occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Bomgaars's were Farmers. Farmer and Painter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bomgaars. A less common occupation for the Bomgaars family was Shoemaker.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Painter

    33%
  • Shoemaker

    33%

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Bomgaars Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bomgaars Life Expectancy

What is the average Bomgaars lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Bomgaars life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Bomgaars in 1960 was 52, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bomgaars 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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