Bossung Family History

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Bossung Name Meaning

German variant of French Bosson.

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


Similar surnames: Bossong, Boss, Bossart, Bosson, Bussen, Rossin, Hissong, Cosson

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Bossung Family Origin

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Bossung Family Occupations

What did your Bossung ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bossung family was Keeping House. Butcher and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bossung. The most common Bossung occupation in the USA was Butcher. 33% of Bossung's were Butchers.

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  • Butcher

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    33%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

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

Bossung Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bossung Life Expectancy

What is the average Bossung lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Bossung life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Bossung in 1963 was 87, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bossung

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bossung 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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