Bodin Name Meaning

French and English: from an Old French personal name Bodin, a pet form of any of the various Germanic personal names beginning with the element Bod- ‘messenger’. Altered spelling of French Beaudoin. Swedish: variant of Bodén (see Boden). German: probably from a Germanic personal name, see 1, or from the habitational name Boddin, name of several places in Mecklenburg and Brandenburg.

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


Similar surnames: Boden, Godin, Budin, Bolin, Modin, Bodi, Rodin, Bodkin, Molin, Babin

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Bodin Family Origin

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Bodin Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Planter

    13%
  • Miner

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Planter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bodin. The most common Bodin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Bodin's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bodin family was Miner.

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Between 1953 and 2004, Bodin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Bodin in 1953 was 42, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bodin

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