Bonanno Family History

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Bonanno Name Meaning

Italian: from the medieval personal name Bonanno, an omen name meaning ‘good year’.

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

Similar surnames: Buonanno, Bonano, Bonadio, Bono, Bonanni, Bonnet, Donato, Longino

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Bonanno Ethnicity Estimate

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These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Bonanno. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Italy


  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • France


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Bonanno Family Origin

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Bonanno Family Occupations

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Bonanno Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Bonanno. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bonanno 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

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Draft Card

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

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Bonanno Life Expectancy

What is the average Bonanno lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Bonanno life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Bonanno in 1949 was 39, and 78 in 2004.

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