Bonifield Family History

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Bonifield Name Meaning

Variant of English Bonfield or an Americanized form of the French Bonneville, which has the same origin.

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


Similar surnames: Bonfield, Bloomfield, Benefield, Banfield, Brownfield, Benfield

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Bonifield Family Origin

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Bonifield Family Occupations

What did your Bonifield ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bonifield occupation in the USA was Farmer. 65% of Bonifield's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeps House and Clerk In Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bonifield. A less common occupation for the Bonifield family was Dentist.

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  • Farmer

    65%
  • Keeps House

    10%
  • Clerk In Store

    5%
  • Dentist

    5%

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

Bonifield Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Bonifield. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bonifield 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 73 immigration records available for the last name Bonifield. 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 358 military records available for the last name Bonifield. For the veterans among your Bonifield ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bonifield Life Expectancy

What is the average Bonifield lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Bonifield life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Bonifield in 1957 was 51, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bonifield

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bonifield 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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