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Boenig Name Meaning

German (Bönig): presumably from the Slavic personal name Bon, a derivative of boniti ‘to scare’.

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


Similar surnames: Hoenig, Koenig, Loebig, Breunig, Honig, Lenig, Denig, Boni, Moening

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Boenig Family Origin

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Boenig Family Occupations

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  • Brick Mason

    33%
  • Harness Maker

    33%
  • Works In Store

    33%

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In 1880, Brick Mason and Harness Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Boenig. A less common occupation for the Boenig family was Works In Store. The most common Boenig occupation in the USA was Brick Mason. 33% of Boenig's were Brick Masons.

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Boenig Life Expectancy

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