Bonn Family History

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Bonn Name Meaning

English: variant of Bone 1. German: variant of Bonitz.

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


Similar surnames: Bunn, Born, Bohn, Donn, Sonn, Bonny, Bann, Bonk, Bonne, Bone

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Bonn Family Origin

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Bonn Family Occupations

What did your Bonn ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Bonn occupation in Canada was L'Ecole. 25% of Bonn's were L'Ecoles. L'Ecole, Asst Fitter and Cultivateur were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bonn. A less common occupation for the Bonn family was Dress Maker.

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  • L'Ecole

    25%
  • Asst Fitter

    8%
  • Cultivateur

    8%
  • Dress Maker

    8%

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

Bonn Historical Records

What Bonn family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Bonn Life Expectancy

What is the average Bonn lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Bonn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Bonn in 1953 was 48, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bonn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bonn 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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