Bodo Name Meaning

Hungarian (Bodó): from the old secular name Bodó, a derivative of the personal name Bod. Polish: perhaps from a pet form of the Old Slavic personal name Ostrobod, composed of the elements ostro ‘sharp’ + bod, from bode ‘to stab’, ‘prick’. Respelling of French Baudot, from a personal name derived from the Germanic root bald ‘bold’, ‘brave’.

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


Similar surnames: Boda, Bono, Bobo, Bode, Boros, Body, Boso, Bodi, Rado, Baro

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Bodo Family Origin

Where is the Bodo family from?

SHOW MORE

Bodo Family Occupations

What did your Bodo ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • In Cotton Mill

    33%
  • Hostler

    17%
  • Skirt Cutter

    17%
  • Work In Cotton Mill

    17%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

In 1880, In Cotton Mill, Hostler and Skirt Cutter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bodo. A less common occupation for the Bodo family was Work In Cotton Mill. The most common Bodo occupation in the USA was In Cotton Mill. 33% of Bodo's were In Cotton Mills.

Source: Census data for Bodo | Data not to scale

Bodo Historical Records

What Bodo family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Bodo ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Bodo

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Bodo Life Expectancy

What is the average Bodo lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bodo 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Bodo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Bodo in 1943 was 27, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bodo

Famous Bodo Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)

Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Look up another name