Boliver Family History

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Boliver Name Meaning

Welsh and English (Shropshire): Anglicized form of Welsh ap Oliver ‘son of Oliver’ (see Oliver).

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

Similar surnames: Oliver, Woliver, Olivero, Bolger, Olive, Bolivar, Tolliver, Mciver

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Boliver Family Origin

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Boliver Family Occupations

What did your Boliver ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Bricklayers Labr and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boliver. A less common occupation for the Boliver family was Cooper. The most common Boliver occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 29% of Boliver's were Agricultural Labourers.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Bricklayers Labr

  • Coal Miner

  • Cooper


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

Boliver Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Boliver. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boliver 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 321 immigration records available for the last name Boliver. 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 496 military records available for the last name Boliver. For the veterans among your Boliver ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Boliver Life Expectancy

What is the average Boliver lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2003, in the United States, Boliver life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Boliver in 1949 was 44, and 86 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boliver 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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