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Bonewitz Name Meaning

Germanized spelling of Polish Boniewicz, a patronymic from the personal name Bonifacy (see Boniface).

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


Similar surnames: Bonawitz, Borowitz, Benowitz, Borowicz, Aronowitz, Janowitz, Moniz

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Bonewitz Family Origin

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Bonewitz Family Occupations

What did your Bonewitz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Butcher and Baggage Master were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bonewitz. A less common occupation for the Bonewitz family was Banker. The most common Bonewitz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Bonewitz's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    54%
  • Butcher

    7%
  • Baggage Master

    4%
  • Banker

    4%

United States shown, England data unavailable

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Bonewitz ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Bonewitz Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bonewitz Life Expectancy

What is the average Bonewitz lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Bonewitz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Bonewitz in 1954 was 58, and 93 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bonewitz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bonewitz 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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