Bonvillain Family History

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Bonvillain Name Meaning

French: nickname from Old French bon ‘good’ + vilain ‘farmer’.

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


Similar surnames: Monville, Bouillon, Ballin, Bonvillian, Brislin, Bongiovanni

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Bonvillain Family Origin

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Bonvillain Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Work On Farm

    27%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Farmer & Brick Mason

    9%

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In 1880, the most common Bonvillain occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Bonvillain's were Farmers. Farmer, Work On Farm and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bonvillain. A less common occupation for the Bonvillain family was Farmer & Brick Mason.

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Bonvillain Life Expectancy

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