Bouman Family History

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Bouman Name Meaning

Dutch: status name for a peasant or land worker or a nickname meaning ‘neighbor’, Middle Dutch bouman.

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


Similar surnames: Bouma, Bowman, Bousman, Bouwman, Bosman, Bouras, Buxman, Holman

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Bouman Family Origin

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Bouman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Millar

    40%
  • Fisherman

    20%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Bouman family was Fisherman. Farmer and Millar were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bouman. The most common Bouman occupation in Canada was Farmer. 40% of Bouman's were Farmers.

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Bouman Historical Records

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Bouman Life Expectancy

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