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Bones Family History

Bones Name Meaning
English: variant of Bone 2.Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): metronymic from the Yiddish female personal name Bone, of Latinate origin.

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

120,529 Historical Documents with Bones on Ancestry.com
33,829 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
3,046 Military Records
2,616 Immigration Records
26,395 Census and Voter Lists
54,643 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Bones Families

  • Number of Bones families
     35 - 68
     12 - 34
     1 - 11
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Bones families
     145 - 288
     49 - 144
     1 - 48
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Bones families
     3 - 4
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Bones census records

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Bones Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Bones families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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Bones Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Bones families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Bones

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Bones Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Bones census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Bones ancestors, such as occupation.

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Bones Civil War Service Records

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