Bonds Family History

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Bonds Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Bond.

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

Similar surnames: Bounds, Bondi, Bonde, Cords, Bound, Bundy, Bones, Botts, Bond, Ponds

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Bonds Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Bonds name?

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

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Cameroon, Congo, & Southern Bantu Peoples


  • Benin/Togo


  • Germanic Europe


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Bonds Family Origin

Where is the Bonds family from?

Bonds Family Occupations

What did your Bonds ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bonds. A less common occupation for the Bonds family was Farm Laborer. The most common Bonds occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Bonds's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer


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

Bonds Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 37,000 census records available for the last name Bonds. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bondscensus 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Bonds. 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 10,000 military records available for the last name Bonds. For the veterans among your Bonds ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bonds Life Expectancy

What is the average Bonds lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Bonds life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1954. The average life expectancy for Bonds in 1948 was 36, and 69 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bonds 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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