Boyt Family History

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Boyt Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Compare Boyett.

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


Similar surnames: Bott, Bone, Bolt, Boot, Boff, Buys, Boye, Boys, Boat, Buoy

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Boyt Family Origin

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Boyt Family Occupations

What did your Boyt ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Boyt occupation in Canada was Carpenter. 50% of Boyt's were Carpenters. Carpenter and Clerk were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Boyt.

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  • Carpenter

    50%
  • Clerk

    50%

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

Boyt Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Boyt Life Expectancy

What is the average Boyt lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Boyt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Boyt in 1954 was 40, and 57 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boyt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boyt 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.

Famous Boyt Family

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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