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Bohner Name Meaning

South German: variant spelling of Boner 2 ‘bean grower’. German (Böhner): topographic name for someone who lived in a loft (see Boehner). Swedish (Bohnér): ornamental name from bo ‘farm’, ‘dwelling’ + the suffix -ner.

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


Similar surnames: Borner, Boner, Boehner, Bodner, Hohner, Bohrer, Johner, Lohner

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Bohner Family Origin

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Bohner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Labor

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bohner. A less common occupation for the Bohner family was Labor. The most common Bohner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Bohner's were Farmers.

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Bohner Historical Records

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Bohner Life Expectancy

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