Bovaird Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Bovaird Name Meaning

Irish (Donegal): variant of French Bouvard (see Bovard).

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

Similar surnames: Bovard, Bonar, Bodart, Howard, Coard, Bongard, Benard, Bozard, Boward

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with a family member and we'll do the searching for you.

Bovaird Family Origin

Where is the Bovaird family from?

Bovaird Family Occupations

What did your Bovaird ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Bovaird. 23% of Bovaird men worked as a Laborer

View Census data for Bovaird | Data not to scale

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Operator
  • Mail Carrier

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Bovaird Historical Records

What Bovaird family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Bovaird. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bovaird census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search US census records for Bovaird

Passenger List

There are 562 immigration records available for the last name Bovaird. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

View all Bovaird immigration records

Draft Card

There are 264 military records available for the last name Bovaird. For the veterans among your Bovaird ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Bovaird military records

You've only scratched the surface of Bovaird family history.

Bovaird Life Expectancy

What is the average Bovaird lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Bovaird life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Bovaird in 1957 was 50, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bovaird

Famous Bovaird Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name