Bohner Family History

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Bohner Name Meaning

South German: variant spelling of Boner 2 ‘bean grower’. German (Böhner): topographic name for someone who lived in a loft (see Boehner). Swedish (Bohnér): ornamental name from bo ‘farm’, ‘dwelling’ + the suffix -ner.

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

Similar surnames: Borner, Boner, Boehner, Bodner, Hohner, Bohrer, Johner, Lohner

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Bohner Family Origin

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Bohner Family Occupations

What did your Bohner ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Bohner. 50% of Bohner men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Peintre

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Bohner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Bohner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bohner 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Bohner. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Bohner. For the veterans among your Bohner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bohner Life Expectancy

What is the average Bohner lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Bohner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Bohner in 1943 was 33, and 84 in 2004.

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