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Bongard Name Meaning

German: from Middle Low German bom ‘tree’ + gard ‘garden’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived by an orchard or a nickname for someone who owned or worked in one. Compare Baumgarten. Dutch: variant of Boomgaard (see Boomgarden). French: nickname for a trusted servant, from bon ‘good’ + gars ‘servant’, ‘lad’.

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


Similar surnames: Bogard, Wingard, Bogart, Bungard, Board, Bogar, Bossard, Boilard

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Bongard Family Origin

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Bongard Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    61%
  • Drover

    9%
  • Sailor

    6%
  • Border

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Bongard family was Border. Farmer, Drover and Sailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bongard. The most common Bongard occupation in Canada was Farmer. 61% of Bongard's were Farmers.

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Bongard Historical Records

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Bongard Life Expectancy

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