Bonsall Family History

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Bonsall Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Derbyshire recorded in Domesday Book as Bunteshale ‘nook or corner of land (Old English halh) of a man called Bunt’.

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


Similar surnames: Bonwell, Dowdall, Horsfall, Foxall, Bursell, Boxell, Bothell, Mansell

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Bonsall Family Origin

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Bonsall Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bonsall. A less common occupation for the Bonsall family was Laborer. The most common Bonsall occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Bonsall's were Farmers.

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Bonsall Historical Records

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Bonsall Life Expectancy

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