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Bomtrager Family History

Bomtrager Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Bontrager, Borntrager, Brager, Borger, Trager, Boerger, Bomberger

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Where is the Bomtrager family from?

You can see how Bomtrager families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Bomtrager family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Bomtrager family living in Michigan. This was 100% of all the recorded Bomtrager's in USA. Michigan had the highest population of Bomtrager families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Bomtrager surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Bomtrager ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 47 census records available for the last name Bomtrager. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bomtrager census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Bomtrager. 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 Cards

There are 2 military records available for the last name Bomtrager. For the veterans among your Bomtrager ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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