Bones Name Meaning

English: variant of Bone 2. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): metronymic from the Yiddish female personal name Bone, of Latinate origin.

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


Similar surnames: Rones, Bines, Bone, Boner, Banes, Bonet, Bonis, Boles, Jones, Bobek

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Bones Family Origin

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Bones Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    18%
  • Coal Miner

    4%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Laundress

    3%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Coal Miner and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bones. A less common occupation for the Bones family was Laundress. The most common Bones occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 18% of Bones's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Bones Historical Records

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Bones Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2004, Bones life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Bones in 1949 was 42, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bones

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