Bovee Family History

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Bovee Name Meaning

French (Bovée): habitational name from a place named Bovée-sur-Barboure in Meuse. Possibly an altered spelling of the French habitational name Beauvais.

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

Similar surnames: Boyer, Borne, Bove, Bobek, Bode, Vee, Dovey, Bovey, Bogie, Boven

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Bovee Family Origin

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Bovee Family Occupations

What did your Bovee ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bovee. A less common occupation for the Bovee family was Carpenter. The most common Bovee occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Bovee's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


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

Bovee Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Bovee. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bovee 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 551 immigration records available for the last name Bovee. 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 Bovee. For the veterans among your Bovee ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bovee Life Expectancy

What is the average Bovee lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Bovee life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Bovee in 1959 was 66, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bovee

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bovee 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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