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Origins of the Boe surname

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About the Boes

We have a total number of 2235 records for people with the last name Boe.

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Where do most Boes live?

In 1921, most Boes lived in London.


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Interesting facts about Boes

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 1,100 records for the Boe surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Boes most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Boe first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Margaret

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Common jobs for Boes

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Boes in 1921
Dressmaker

12

F S

6

Governess

5

Hawker

5

House Servant

5

Common Male occupations for Boes in 1921
Hawker

8

General Farmers

7

General Labourer

6

Porter

6

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6

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