Bonnin Family History

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Bonnin Name Meaning

French: from a diminutive of Bon. This name is also found in Mallorca and Italy (Turin).

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

Similar surnames: Bonin, Monnin, Bonnet, Boutin, Bonnot, Boenig, Bodin, Bonner, Boivin

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Bonnin Family Origin

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Bonnin Family Occupations

What did your Bonnin ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Bonnin occupation in Canada was Farmer. 20% of Bonnin's were Farmers. Farmer, Journalier and Going To School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bonnin. A less common occupation for the Bonnin family was School.

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  • Farmer

  • Journalier

  • Going To School

  • School


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

Bonnin Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bonnin Life Expectancy

What is the average Bonnin lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Bonnin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Bonnin in 1957 was 58, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bonnin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bonnin 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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