Banville Family History

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Banville Name Meaning

French, English, and Irish (of Norman origin): habitational name from Banville in Calvados, France, recorded in the 13th century as Badanvilla ‘estate of a woman called Bada’. Compare Bonfield.

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

Similar surnames: Linville, Glanville, Saville, Manville, Granville, Carville, Neville

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Banville Family Origin

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Banville Family Occupations

What did your Banville ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Banville family was Laborer In Woods. Blacksmith, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Banville. The most common Banville occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 20% of Banville's were Blacksmiths.

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  • Blacksmith

  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Laborer In Woods


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

Banville Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Banville. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Banville 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 706 immigration records available for the last name Banville. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 794 military records available for the last name Banville. For the veterans among your Banville ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Banville Life Expectancy

What is the average Banville lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Banville life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Banville in 1963 was 73, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Banville

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Banville 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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