Boothby Family History

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Boothby Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Lincolnshire (now Boothby Graffoe and Boothby Pagnell), recorded in Domesday Book as Bodebi, from Old Danish both ‘hut’, ‘shed’ + bý ‘farm’, ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Booth, Holtby, Booton, Busby, Boothroyd, Bowlby, Northey, Bothun

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Boothby Family Origin

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Boothby Family Occupations

What did your Boothby ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Boothby. The most common Boothby occupation in Canada was Farmer. 75% of Boothby's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Boothby family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Blacksmith

    13%
  • Carpenter

    13%

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

Boothby Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Boothby Life Expectancy

What is the average Boothby lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Boothby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Boothby in 1945 was 36, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boothby

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boothby 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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