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Bonaparte Name Meaning

Italian: from a personal name composed of the elements bona (buona) ‘good’ + parte ‘solution’, ‘match’, a name bestowed as an expression of satisfaction at the child’s arrival. The name has also been adopted as a Jewish surname and by admirers of the Emperor Napoleon in North America and the Caribbean.

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


Similar surnames: Bonavita, Bonafede, Bonasera, Bonagura, Bonfanti, Bodart, Bosshart

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Bonaparte Family Origin

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Bonaparte Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    41%
  • Farmer

    16%
  • Farm Laborer

    14%
  • Barber

    3%

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In 1880, the most common Bonaparte occupation in the USA was Laborer. 41% of Bonaparte's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bonaparte. A less common occupation for the Bonaparte family was Barber.

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