Boomsma Family History

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Boomsma Name Meaning

Frisian: habitational name for someone from a place named with Boom ‘tree’.

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

Similar surnames: Bosma, Boom, Somma, Bergsma, Boersma, Lomba, Boesel, Bylsma, Bossman

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Boomsma Family Origin

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Boomsma Family Occupations

What did your Boomsma ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Boomsma occupation in the UK was Letter Carrier (C S Mess). 100% of Boomsma's were Letter Carrier (C S Mess)s.

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  • Letter Carrier (C S Mess)


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

Boomsma Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 858 census records available for the last name Boomsma. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boomsma 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 519 immigration records available for the last name Boomsma. 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 62 military records available for the last name Boomsma. For the veterans among your Boomsma ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Boomsma Life Expectancy

What is the average Boomsma lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Boomsma life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Boomsma in 1950 was 43, and 92 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boomsma

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boomsma 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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