14-Day Free Trial GIVE ME ACCESS

Bono Family History

Bono Name Meaning
Italian: from the personal name Bono meaning ‘good’, from the Latin personal name Bonus, which was borne by a minor 3rd-century Christian saint, martyred at Rome with eleven companions under the Emperor Vespasian. It was adopted as a personal name partly in his honor and partly because of the transparently well-omened meaning.Italian: nickname from b(u)ono ‘good’ (Latin bonus).Hungarian (Bonó): from a pet form of the personal name Bonifác (see Bonifacio).

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

54,326 Historical Documents with Bono on Ancestry.com
24,667 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
2,908 Military Records
4,614 Immigration Records
10,899 Census and Voter Lists
11,238 Member Trees

Ready to discover your family story?

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

Name Distribution of Bono Families

  • Number of Bono families
     30 - 58
     11 - 29
     1 - 10
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Bono families
     13 - 24
     5 - 12
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Bono last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Bono census records

You can see how Bono families moved over time by selecting different Census years.

Census records can tell you little-known facts about your ancestors such as birthplace, occupation and value of personal estate.

View all Bono census records >

Bono Family Origin

Click on a place to view Bono immigration records

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

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

View all Bono immigration records >

Bono Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

Click on a circle in the chart to view Bono immigration records

You can find out when most of the Bono 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.

View all Bono immigration records >

Average Life Expectancy for Bono

Click on a circle in the chart to view Bono birth and death records

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.

The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

View all Bono ancestors in the SSDI

Bono Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Bono census records

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

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

View all Bono census records >

Bono Civil War Service Records

Click to view veteran service records

You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

Military records can tell you an ancestor's birthplace, occupation, and even physical description.

View all Bono military records >

Message Board about Bono 27 Threads, 45 Messages

Look up another family name
×