Bolivar Family History

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Bolivar Name Meaning

Spanish (Bolívar): Castilianized form of Basque Bolibar, a habitational name from any of several places named Bolibar, for example in Biscay province, from Basque bolu ‘mill’ (Latin molinum) + ibar ‘meadow’, ‘riverbank’.

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


Similar surnames: Molinar, Saldivar, Oliva, Olivas, Molina, Olivar, Vivar, Boller

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Bolivar Family Origin

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Bolivar Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    33%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Field Laborer

    17%
  • Fire Engineer

    17%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bolivar family was Fire Engineer. Keeping House, Farmer and Field Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bolivar. The most common Bolivar occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 33% of Bolivar's were Keeping Houses.

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Bolivar Historical Records

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Bolivar Life Expectancy

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