Boutwell Family History

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Boutwell Name Meaning

Possibly English: unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Brumwell, Bonwell, Bodwell, Oswell, Hounsell, Foxwell, Cowell

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Boutwell Family Origin

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Boutwell Family Occupations

What did your Boutwell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boutwell. The most common Boutwell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Boutwell's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Boutwell family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Blacksmith


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

Boutwell Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Boutwell Life Expectancy

What is the average Boutwell lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Boutwell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Boutwell in 1943 was 42, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boutwell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boutwell 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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