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Bonebrake Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized form of German Beinbrech, literally ‘bone break’, from Middle High German bein ‘bone’ + brec ‘break’.

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


Similar surnames: Longbrake, Berke, Boner, Boeke, Stonebreaker, Brake, Boehmke

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Bonebrake Family Origin

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Bonebrake Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Bonebrake occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Bonebrake's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bonebrake family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bonebrake.

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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Bonebrake Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bonebrake. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bonebrake 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 Bonebrake. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Bonebrake. For the veterans among your Bonebrake ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bonebrake Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Bonebrake life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Bonebrake in 1952 was 25, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bonebrake

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bonebrake 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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