Boseman Family History

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Boseman Name Meaning

German (Bösemann): nickname for an unpleasant person or a person of low standing, from Middle Low German, Middle High German böse ‘bad’ ‘evil’, ‘common’, ‘weak’.

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

Similar surnames: Buseman, Bozeman, Baseman, Boleman, Roseman, Coleman, Copeman

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Boseman Family Origin

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Boseman Family Occupations

What did your Boseman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Boseman family was Carpenter. The most common Boseman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Boseman's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boseman.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter


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

Boseman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Boseman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boseman 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 151 immigration records available for the last name Boseman. 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 870 military records available for the last name Boseman. For the veterans among your Boseman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Boseman Life Expectancy

What is the average Boseman lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Boseman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Boseman in 1955 was 57, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boseman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boseman 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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