Bonta Family History

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Bonta Name Meaning

Hungarian: from bonta ‘multicolored’, ‘mixed with black and white stripes or patches’, hence a nickname for someone with patchy gray beard or hair. Czech: from the personal names Bonifác (see Bonifacio) or Bonaventura.

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


Similar surnames: Botta, Bona, Bunt, Bonis, Bina, Bolt, Barta, Bondy, Bost, Gonda

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Bonta Family Origin

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Bonta Family Occupations

What did your Bonta ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bonta family was Farming. Farmer, Blacksmith and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bonta. The most common Bonta occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Bonta's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Farming

    5%

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

Bonta Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bonta Life Expectancy

What is the average Bonta lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Bonta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Bonta in 1960 was 52, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bonta

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bonta 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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