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Boquist Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements bo ‘dwelling’, ‘home’ + quist, an old or ornamental spelling of kvist ‘twig’.

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


Similar surnames: Oquist, Nyquist, Edquist, Lofquist, Blomquist, Enquist, Sjoquist

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Boquist Family Origin

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Boquist Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Livery Stable Keeper

    50%

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In 1880, the most common Boquist occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Boquist's were Farmers. Farmer and Livery Stable Keeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Boquist.

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Boquist Historical Records

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Boquist Life Expectancy

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