Bovins Family History

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Bovins 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: Bovino, Lovins, Bivins, Bevins, Boris, Bodin, Ovens, Hoving, Loving

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Bovins Family Origin

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Bovins Family Occupations

What did your Bovins ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Chairwoman and Confectioner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bovins. The most common Bovins occupation in the UK was Chairwoman. 50% of Bovins's were Chairwomans.

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  • Chairwoman

  • Confectioner


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

Bovins Historical Records

What Bovins family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 170 census records available for the last name Bovins. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bovins 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 34 immigration records available for the last name Bovins. 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 14 military records available for the last name Bovins. For the veterans among your Bovins ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bovins Life Expectancy

What is the average Bovins lifespan?

Average Bovins life expectancy in 1975 was 70 years. This was lower than the general public life expectancy which was 70.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bovins

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bovins 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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