Bouma Name Meaning

Frisian: status name for a peasant or land worker or a nickname meaning ‘neighbor’ (see Dutch Bouman).

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


Similar surnames: Bouman, Bosma, Bouza, Borra, Douma, Buza, Bouras, Baum, Brumm, Brum

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Bouma Family Origin

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Bouma Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Keeping House

    25%
  • Works In Saw Mill

    25%

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In 1880, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bouma. The most common Bouma occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Bouma's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bouma family was Works In Saw Mill.

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Bouma Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Bouma life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Bouma in 1962 was 73, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bouma

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