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Bomty Family History

Bomty 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: Booty, Booth, Body, Bott, Bolt, Monty, Boat, Bondy, Botte, Borth

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Where is the Bomty family from?

You can see how Bomty families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Bomty family name was found in Scotland in 1901. In 1901 there were 7 Bomty families living in Lanarkshire. This was 100% of all the recorded Bomty's in Scotland. Lanarkshire had the highest population of Bomty families in 1901.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Bomty surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

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

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Census Records

There are 22 census records available for the last name Bomty. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bomty 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 1 immigration records available for the last name Bomty. 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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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Bomty. For the veterans among your Bomty ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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