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Boenker Name Meaning

German: of uncertain origin. Possibly a habitational name from a place called Bonk in the former West Prussia, or a variant or alteration of Bönke, from a Slavic personal name Bon (from boniti ‘to scare’), or an occupational name for a carpenter, a rounded form of Benker, from Middle High German bank ‘bench’ + the -er agent suffix.

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

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Boenker Family Origin

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Boenker Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

In 1880, the most common Boenker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Boenker's were Farmers.

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Boenker Life Expectancy

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