Bodily Family History

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Bodily Name Meaning

English (Northamptonshire): perhaps a variant of Baddeley, a habitational name from Baddeley Green in Staffordshire, so named with the Old English personal name Badda + Old English leah ‘woodland clearing’.

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


Similar surnames: Bodley, Godley, Body, Bodin, Bodle, Boxley, Brill, Bodi, Godby

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Bodily Family Origin

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Bodily Family Occupations

What did your Bodily ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bodily. The most common Bodily occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Bodily's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bodily family was Dress Maker.

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Carpenter

    33%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Dress Maker

    8%

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Bodily ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Bodily Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bodily. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bodily 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Bodily. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Bodily. For the veterans among your Bodily ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bodily Life Expectancy

What is the average Bodily lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Bodily life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Bodily in 1949 was 64, and 61 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bodily

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bodily 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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