Bodie Family History

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Bodie Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Body.

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

Similar surnames: Boddie, Bodin, Bodge, Boie, Boddy, Budde, Bose, Bouie, Boze, Boyse

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Bodie Family Origin

Where is the Bodie family from?

Bodie Family Occupations

What did your Bodie ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Baker, Church Officer & General Labourer and Gardener (Market) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bodie. A less common occupation for the Bodie family was General Lab. The most common Bodie occupation in the UK was Baker. 9% of Bodie's were Bakers.

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  • Baker

  • Church Officer & General Labourer

  • Gardener (Market)

  • General Lab


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

Bodie Historical Records

What Bodie family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Bodie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bodie 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Bodie. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Bodie. For the veterans among your Bodie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bodie Life Expectancy

What is the average Bodie lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Bodie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Bodie in 1942 was 43, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bodie

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bodie 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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