Boot Family History

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Boot Name Meaning

English: metonymic occupational name for a maker or seller of boots, from Middle English, Old French bote (of unknown origin). Dutch and North German: metonymic occupational name for a boatman, from Dutch boot ‘boat’.

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


Similar surnames: Boat, Bott, Root, Bolt, Boom, Booth, Booz, Pott, Wool, Bost

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Boot Family Origin

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Boot Family Occupations

What did your Boot ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Boot. 56% of Boot men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    56%
  • Labourer
    23%
  • Clerk
    23%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Boot Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 32,000 census records available for the last name Boot. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boot 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Boot. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Boot. For the veterans among your Boot ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Boot Life Expectancy

What is the average Boot lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Boot life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Boot in 1954 was 50, and 102 in 2004.

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