Buono Family History

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Buono Name Meaning

Southern Italian: nickname from buono ‘good’.

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

Similar surnames: Bono, Bueno, Buonomo, Vuono, Vuolo, Burno, Furno, Boone, Bunt, Bugni

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Buono Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Buono name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Buono. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Italy


  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • France


  • Germanic Europe


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Buono Family Origin

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Buono Family Occupations

What did your Buono ancestors do for a living?

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

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Buono Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Buono. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Buono 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Buono. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Buono. For the veterans among your Buono ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Buono Life Expectancy

What is the average Buono lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Buono life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Buono in 1941 was 34, and 81 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Buono 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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