Bonneville Family History

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Bonneville Name Meaning

French: habitational name from any of the numerous places called Bonneville, from Old French bonne ‘good’ + ville ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Mandeville, Belleville, Neville, Monville, Granville, Baskerville

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Bonneville Family Origin

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Bonneville Family Occupations

What did your Bonneville ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Bonneville occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 19% of Bonneville's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Journalier and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bonneville. A less common occupation for the Bonneville family was Scholar.

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  • Cultivateur

    19%
  • Journalier

    12%
  • School

    7%
  • Scholar

    4%

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

Bonneville Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bonneville Life Expectancy

What is the average Bonneville lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Bonneville life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Bonneville in 1945 was 25, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bonneville

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bonneville 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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