Bonet Family History

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Bonet Name Meaning

Catalan: from a medieval personal name, from a diminutive of bon ‘good’. French: variant of Bonnet (mainly 2).

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

Similar surnames: Bonnet, Benet, Bone, Bones, Gonet, Monet, Boyet, Banet, Bost, Boner

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Bonet Family Origin

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Bonet Family Occupations

What did your Bonet ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Servant, Carpenter and Dressmaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bonet. A less common occupation for the Bonet family was Farmier. The most common Bonet occupation in Canada was Servant. 29% of Bonet's were Servants.

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  • Servant

  • Carpenter

  • Dressmaker

  • Farmier


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

Bonet Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Bonet. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bonet 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Bonet. 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 583 military records available for the last name Bonet. For the veterans among your Bonet ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bonet Life Expectancy

What is the average Bonet lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Bonet life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Bonet in 1959 was 64, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bonet

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bonet 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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