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Bonito Name Meaning

Southern Italian: from the personal name Bonito, from Latin Bonitus. Italian: habitational name from the village of Bonito in Avellino province, Campania. Spanish and Portuguese: nickname from bonito ‘pretty’. Spanish and Portuguese: possibly from bonito ‘tuna’, probably denoting a fisherman.

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


Similar surnames: Benito, Bonato, Nocito, Bono, Donato, Oneto, Losito, Rovito, Monico

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Bonito Family Origin

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Bonito Family Occupations

What did your Bonito ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Bonito. 49% of Bonito men worked as a Laborer and 24% of Bonito women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bonito were Truck Driver and Sewing

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    49%
  • New Worker
    14%
  • Farmer
    10%
  • Truck Driver
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • New Worker
    24%
  • Bookkeeper
    16%
  • Machine Operator
    16%
  • Sewing
    8%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Bonito Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Bonito. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bonito 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Bonito. 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 545 military records available for the last name Bonito. For the veterans among your Bonito ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bonito Life Expectancy

What is the average Bonito lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Bonito life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Bonito in 1943 was 45, and 58 in 2004.

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