Boshears Family History

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Boshears Name Meaning

Americanized variant of French Bouchard or Brasseur.

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


Similar surnames: Beshears, Broshears, Boshers, Brashears, Bosher, Breshears, Busher

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Boshears Family Origin

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Boshears Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    65%
  • Keeping House

    15%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Farming

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boshears. A less common occupation for the Boshears family was Farming. The most common Boshears occupation in the USA was Farmer. 65% of Boshears's were Farmers.

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Boshears Historical Records

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Boshears Life Expectancy

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