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Balvin Family History

Balvin Name Meaning
Perhaps a reduced form of Irish O’Ballevan, an Americanized form of Ó Balbhán ‘descendant of the little dumb one’ (see Balfe).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

5,461 Historical Documents with Balvin on Ancestry.com
1,998 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
339 Military Records
281 Immigration Records
1,933 Census and Voter Lists
910 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Balvin Families

  • Number of Balvin families
     8 - 13
     3 - 7
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Balvin families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Balvin last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Balvin Family Origin

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Balvin Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Balvin

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Balvin Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Military Service by Balvin

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