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

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Bovee Family Origin

Where is the Bovee family from?

SHOW MORE

Bovee Family Occupations

What did your Bovee ancestors do for a living?

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.

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

United States shown, England data unavailable

In 1880, 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. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bovee.

Source: Census data for Bovee | Data not to scale

Bovee Historical Records

What Bovee family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Bovee ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Bovee

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Bovee Life Expectancy

What is the average Bovee lifespan?

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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Between 1959 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bovee

Famous Bovee Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)

Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Look up another name