Boviall Family History

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Boviall Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Bonsall, Bovell, Bevill, Loveall, Covill, Bohall, Viall, Brill, Ball

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Boviall Family Origin

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Boviall Family Occupations

What did your Boviall ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farm Hand was the top reported job for people in the US named Boviall. 30% of Boviall men worked as a Farm Hand

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farm Hand
  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Blacksmith

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Boviall Historical Records

What Boviall family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 90 census records available for the last name Boviall. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boviall 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 immigration records available for the last name Boviall. 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 42 military records available for the last name Boviall. For the veterans among your Boviall ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Boviall Life Expectancy

What is the average Boviall lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Boviall life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Boviall in 1963 was 77, and 80 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boviall

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boviall 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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