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Boydston Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from a place called Boydston near Glasgow. This surname is no longer found in the British Isles.

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


Similar surnames: Boylston, Boydstun, Royston, Benston, Johnston, Boston, Boynton

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Boydston Family Origin

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Boydston Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Farming

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Boydston family was Farming. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boydston. The most common Boydston occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Boydston's were Farmers.

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Boydston Historical Records

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Boydston Life Expectancy

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