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Bce Family History

Bce Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Bye, Boe, Ace, Bee, Bice, Bue, Byce, Ice, Bae, Beck

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Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Bce surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Bce ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 13 census records available for the last name Bce. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bce census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 6 immigration records available for the last name Bce. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 4 military records available for the last name Bce. For the veterans among your Bce ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Bce lifespan?

Average Bce life expectancy in 1986 was 78 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 73.

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