Bonnes Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Bonnes Name Meaning

North German: variant of Boness.

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

Similar surnames: Bonness, Bonne, Bohne, Borner, Donges, Bones, Bonnet, Bownes, Benner

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Bonnes Family Origin

Where is the Bonnes family from?

Bonnes Family Occupations

What did your Bonnes ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bonnes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 71% of Bonnes's were Farmers. Farmer and Printer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bonnes. A less common occupation for the Bonnes family was Steam Driver.

View Census data for Bonnes | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

  • Printer

  • Steam Driver


United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Bonnes Historical Records

What Bonnes family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Bonnes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bonnes census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Bonnes

Passenger List

There are 428 immigration records available for the last name Bonnes. 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.

View all Bonnes immigration records

Draft Card

There are 714 military records available for the last name Bonnes. For the veterans among your Bonnes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Bonnes military records

You've only scratched the surface of Bonnes family history.

Bonnes Life Expectancy

What is the average Bonnes lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Bonnes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Bonnes in 1960 was 24, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bonnes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bonnes 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.

Look up another name