Bodi Family History

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Bodi Name Meaning

from a short form of Bódizsár, a variant of the personal name Boldizsár, Hungarian form of Balthazar. nickname from bódi ‘fat’, ‘rotund’, or from the same word in the sense ‘mad’, ‘crazy’. written Bodi, possibly a habitational name for someone from a place called Bod in Heves county.

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

Similar surnames: Boda, Body, Bondi, Lodi, Bosi, Bodo, Boni, Bodin, Mori, Bode

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Bodi Family Origin

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Bodi Family Occupations

What did your Bodi ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bodi family was Wagon Maker. The most common Bodi occupation in the USA was Common Laborer. 40% of Bodi's were Common Laborers. Common Laborer and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bodi.

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  • Common Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Wagon Maker


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Bodi Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Bodi. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bodi census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Bodi. 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 Card

There are 743 military records available for the last name Bodi. For the veterans among your Bodi ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bodi Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Bodi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Bodi in 1960 was 58, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bodi ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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