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Origins of the Boscow surname

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About the Boscows

We have a total number of 509 records for people with the last name Boscow.

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Where do most Boscows live?

In 1921, most Boscows lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Boscows

How common is your surname?

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

We have 446 records for the Boscow surname. The oldest one dates back to 1923.

Who were Boscows most likely to marry?

Van Vrankens



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What are the most common Boscow first names?

  • Joseph
  • John
  • Elizabeth
  • Mary

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Common jobs for Boscows

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

Common Female occupations for Boscows in 1921
At Home


Cotton Weaver


Farmers Daur


Fustian Cutter


At School


Common Male occupations for Boscows in 1921
Wire Drawer


Basket Maker




Agricultural Labourer




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