Boni Family History

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Boni Name Meaning

Italian: patronymic or plural form of Bono. Hungarian: from a pet form of the personal name Bonifác (see Boniface). Bulgarian: from a pet form of the personal name Bojan. Altered spelling of Swiss German Bohni.

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

Similar surnames: Bona, Bono, Bondi, Bon, Bodi, Bosi, Mori, Bonis, Bini, Toni

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Boni Family Origin

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Boni Family Occupations

What did your Boni ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Boni occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Boni's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Boni family was Musican. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Boni.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Musican


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

Boni Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Boni. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boni 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Boni. 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 Boni. For the veterans among your Boni ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Boni Life Expectancy

What is the average Boni lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Boni life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Boni in 1959 was 53, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boni

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boni 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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