Bonsall Family History

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Bonsall Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Derbyshire recorded in Domesday Book as Bunteshale ‘nook or corner of land (Old English halh) of a man called Bunt’.

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


Similar surnames: Bonwell, Dowdall, Horsfall, Foxall, Bursell, Boxell, Bothell, Mansell

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Bonsall Family Origin

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Bonsall Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Cultivateur

    17%
  • Fosferon

    17%
  • Marchand

    17%

In 1881, the most common Bonsall occupation in Canada was Farmer. 33% of Bonsall's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bonsall family was Marchand. Farmer, Cultivateur and Fosferon were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bonsall.

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Bonsall Historical Records

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Bonsall Life Expectancy

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