Bohnet Family History

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Bohnet Name Meaning

German: perhaps an altered spelling of Bohnert. The name is recorded in Switzerland, having been taken there in 1858 and 1912 by immigrants from Germany.

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


Similar surnames: Bohner, Bohnen, Bonnet, Bohnert, Lohnes, Boner, Brunet, Borner

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Bohnet Family Origin

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Bohnet Family Occupations

What did your Bohnet ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Saloon Keeper and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bohnet. The most common Bohnet occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Bohnet's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bohnet family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Saloon Keeper

    12%
  • Baker

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    6%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Bohnet ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Bohnet Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bohnet. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bohnet census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Bohnet. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Bohnet. For the veterans among your Bohnet ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bohnet Life Expectancy

What is the average Bohnet lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Bohnet life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Bohnet in 1952 was 48, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bohnet

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bohnet 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.

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