Bonecutter Family History

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Bonecutter Name Meaning

Translation of German Knochenhauer, occupational name for a butcher.

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


Similar surnames: Better, Boelter, Bonesteel, Butter, Beutler, Netter, Cutter, Cutler

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Bonecutter Family Origin

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Bonecutter Family Occupations

What did your Bonecutter ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Labor and Farm Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bonecutter. The most common Bonecutter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Bonecutter's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bonecutter family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farm Labor

    25%
  • Farm Hand

    8%
  • Farming

    8%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

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

Bonecutter Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bonecutter Life Expectancy

What is the average Bonecutter lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Bonecutter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Bonecutter in 1961 was 54, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bonecutter

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bonecutter 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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