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Bongard Name Meaning

German: from Middle Low German bom ‘tree’ + gard ‘garden’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived by an orchard or a nickname for someone who owned or worked in one. Compare Baumgarten. Dutch: variant of Boomgaard (see Boomgarden). French: nickname for a trusted servant, from bon ‘good’ + gars ‘servant’, ‘lad’.

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


Similar surnames: Bogard, Wingard, Bogart, Bungard, Board, Bogar, Bossard, Boilard

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Bongard Family Origin

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Bongard Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farming

    25%
  • Morocco Finisher

    25%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bongard family was Morocco Finisher. The most common Bongard occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Bongard's were Farmers. Farmer and Farming were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bongard.

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Bongard Life Expectancy

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