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Find more Bonnette relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 197 more people named Bonnette in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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What if you had a window into the history of your family? With historical records, you do. From home life to career, records help bring your relatives' experiences into focus. There were 771 people named Bonnette in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 26% more people named Bonnette in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 968 people named Bonnette were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 98% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 15% of women had paying jobs
  • 149 adults were unmarried
  • Most common occupation was laborer

Learn where they came from and where they went.

As Bonnette families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:

  • 120 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Ohio
  • They most commonly lived in South Carolina
  • 16% were first-generation Americans