Bonanno Family History

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Bonanno Name Meaning

Italian: from the medieval personal name Bonanno, an omen name meaning ‘good year’.

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

Similar surnames: Buonanno, Bonano, Bonadio, Bono, Bonanni, Bonnet, Donato, Longino

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Bonanno Family Origin

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Bonanno Family Occupations

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In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Bonanno. 14% of Bonanno men worked as a Laborer and 17% of Bonanno women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bonanno were Presser and New Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Clerk
  • Farmer
  • Presser

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
  • Clerk
  • Dressmaker
  • New Worker

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Bonanno Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Bonanno. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 Bonanno. For the veterans among your Bonanno ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bonanno Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Bonanno life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Bonanno in 1949 was 39, and 78 in 2004.

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