Bavis Name Meaning

English: probably a variant spelling of Bevis.

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


Similar surnames: Havis, Baris, Balis, Bails, Bail, Davi, Beavin, Daves, Avis, Savin

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Bavis Family Origin

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Bavis Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Carpenter

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bavis. The most common Bavis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Bavis's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bavis family was Carpenter.

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Bavis Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Bavis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Bavis in 1962 was 62, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bavis

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