Bovil Family History

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Bovil 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: Covil, Bevil, Borel, Boris, Basil, Bodin, Bozic, Bove, Civil, Boll

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Bovil Family Origin

Where is the Bovil family from?

Bovil Family Occupations

What did your Bovil ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Bovil occupation in the UK was Farmer. 100% of Bovil's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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

Bovil Historical Records

What Bovil family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 357 census records available for the last name Bovil. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bovil 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 31 immigration records available for the last name Bovil. 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 12 military records available for the last name Bovil. For the veterans among your Bovil ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bovil Life Expectancy

What is the average Bovil lifespan?

Average Bovil life expectancy in 1986 was 37 years. This was lower than the general public life expectancy which was 73.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bovil

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bovil 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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