Bonifay Family History

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Bonifay Name Meaning

French: possibly a variant of Boniface.

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


Similar surnames: Bonifas, Donnay, Bonney, Bonine, Boniface , Bonny, Bonnar, Bonis

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Bonifay Family Origin

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Bonifay Family Occupations

What did your Bonifay ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bonifay occupation in the USA was Book Keeper. 14% of Bonifay's were Book Keepers. A less common occupation for the Bonifay family was Laborer. Book Keeper, Carpenter and Clerk In Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bonifay.

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  • Book Keeper

    14%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Clerk In Store

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%

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

Bonifay Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bonifay. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bonifay 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 Bonifay. 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 Bonifay. For the veterans among your Bonifay ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bonifay Life Expectancy

What is the average Bonifay lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Bonifay life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Bonifay in 1962 was 66, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bonifay

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bonifay 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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