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Bonser Name Meaning

English (Nottinghamshire): nickname from Old French bon sire ‘good sir’, given either to a fine gentleman (perhaps ironically), or to someone who made frequent use of this term of address. Compare Bowser.

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


Similar surnames: Bowser, Bonner, Bonney, Border, Cowser, Bossier, Buser, Boser, Boney

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Bonser Family Origin

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Bonser Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%
  • Captain Steamboat

    2%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bonser. The most common Bonser occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Bonser's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bonser family was Captain Steamboat.

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Bonser Historical Records

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Bonser Life Expectancy

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