Bovin Family History

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Bovin 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: Bodin, Boven, Rovin, Bolin, Boivin, Bogin, Borin, Bovino, Covin

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Bovin Family Origin

Where is the Bovin family from?

Bovin Family Occupations

What did your Bovin ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Bovin occupation in the UK was Gardener. 33% of Bovin's were Gardeners. Gardener and Gas Fitter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bovin. A less common occupation for the Bovin family was General Laborer.

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  • Gardener

  • Gas Fitter

  • General Laborer


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

Bovin Historical Records

What Bovin family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Bovin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bovin 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 375 immigration records available for the last name Bovin. 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 191 military records available for the last name Bovin. For the veterans among your Bovin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bovin Life Expectancy

What is the average Bovin lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2001, in the United States, Bovin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Bovin in 1966 was 61, and 49 in 2001.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bovin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bovin 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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