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Bonner Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and Irish: nickname from Middle English boner(e), bonour ‘gentle’, ‘courteous’, ‘handsome’ (Old French bonnaire, from the phrase de bon(ne) aire ‘of good bearing or appearance’, from which also comes modern English debonair). Welsh: Anglicized form of Welsh ap Ynyr ‘son of Ynyr’, a common medieval personal name derived from Latin Honorius. Swedish: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Bonnet, Fonner, Bonne, Conner, Bonney, Binner, Bonser, Boner, Jenner

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Bonner Family Origin

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Bonner Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Bricklayer

    2%

In 1881, the most common Bonner occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 4% of Bonner's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bonner. A less common occupation for the Bonner family was Bricklayer.

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Bonner Life Expectancy

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