Bolivar Family History

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Bolivar Name Meaning

Spanish (Bolívar): Castilianized form of Basque Bolibar, a habitational name from any of several places named Bolibar, for example in Biscay province, from Basque bolu ‘mill’ (Latin molinum) + ibar ‘meadow’, ‘riverbank’.

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

Similar surnames: Molinar, Saldivar, Oliva, Olivas, Molina, Olivar, Vivar, Boller

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Bolivar Family Origin

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Bolivar Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Bolivar occupation in the UK was Coal Dealer. 100% of Bolivar's were Coal Dealers.

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  • Coal Dealer


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Bolivar Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bolivar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bolivar 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Bolivar. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Bolivar. For the veterans among your Bolivar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bolivar Life Expectancy

What is the average Bolivar lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Bolivar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Bolivar in 1956 was 36, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bolivar

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