Bonenfant Family History

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Bonenfant Name Meaning

French: nickname, probably slightly mocking in tone, from Old French bon ‘good’ + enfant ‘child’.

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


Similar surnames: Malenfant, Bondurant, Bonnet, Bonfanti, Tennant, Bonet, Bozeman

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Bonenfant Family Origin

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Bonenfant Family Occupations

What did your Bonenfant ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Bonenfant family was Going To School. The most common Bonenfant occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 32% of Bonenfant's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Journalier and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bonenfant.

View Census data for Bonenfant | Data not to scale

  • Cultivateur

    32%
  • Journalier

    21%
  • Farmer

    9%
  • Going To School

    6%

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Bonenfant Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bonenfant Life Expectancy

What is the average Bonenfant lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Bonenfant life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Bonenfant in 1964 was 88, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bonenfant

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bonenfant 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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