Bothun Family History

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Bothun Name Meaning

Americanization of Norwegian Bøtun, a habitational name from any of various farms in southwestern Norway, so named with Old Norse bœr ‘farm’ + tun ‘enclosure’, ‘farm’.

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


Similar surnames: Botten, Thun, Thue, Doten, Gotham, Bodin, Booth, Bethune, Thurn

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Bothun Family Origin

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Bothun Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    88%
  • Tennant

    13%

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In 1880, the most common Bothun occupation in the USA was Farmer. 88% of Bothun's were Farmers. Farmer and Tennant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bothun.

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Bothun Historical Records

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Bothun Life Expectancy

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