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

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  • Cultivateur

    32%
  • Journalier

    21%
  • Farmer

    9%
  • Going To School

    6%

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

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Bonenfant Historical Records

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Bonenfant Life Expectancy

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