Bonta Name Meaning

Hungarian: from bonta ‘multicolored’, ‘mixed with black and white stripes or patches’, hence a nickname for someone with patchy gray beard or hair. Czech: from the personal names Bonifác (see Bonifacio) or Bonaventura.

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


Similar surnames: Botta, Bona, Bunt, Bonis, Bina, Bolt, Barta, Bondy, Bost, Gonda

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Bonta Family Origin

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Bonta Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Farming

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Bonta occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Bonta's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bonta. A less common occupation for the Bonta family was Farming.

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Bonta Historical Records

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Bonta Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Bonta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Bonta in 1960 was 52, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bonta

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