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Bonis Name Meaning

Hungarian (Bónis): from a pet form of the old ecclesiastical name Bonifác (see Bonifacio). Jewish: variant of Bones.

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


Similar surnames: Boni, Boris, Bonus, Benis, Bois, Bones, Donis, Bodin, Boros, Boss

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Bonis Family Origin

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Bonis Family Occupations

What did your Bonis ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bonis family was Dry Goods. Farmer, Book Keeper and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bonis. The most common Bonis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Bonis's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Book Keeper

    14%
  • Butcher

    14%
  • Dry Goods

    14%

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

Bonis Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bonis Life Expectancy

What is the average Bonis lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Bonis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Bonis in 1958 was 63, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bonis

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bonis 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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