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Bontema Family History

Bontema Name Meaning

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

13 Historical Documents with Bontema on Ancestry.com
2 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
Military Records
1 Immigration Records
5 Census and Voter Lists
5 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Bontema Families

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    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Bontema census records

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Bontema Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Bontema

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Bontema Family Occupations

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Military Service by Bontema

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