Bonvillain Family History

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Bonvillain Name Meaning

French: nickname from Old French bon ‘good’ + vilain ‘farmer’.

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


Similar surnames: Monville, Bouillon, Ballin, Bonvillian, Brislin, Bongiovanni

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Bonvillain Family Origin

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Bonvillain Family Occupations

What did your Bonvillain ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bonvillain family was Farmer & Brick Mason. The most common Bonvillain occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Bonvillain's were Farmers. Farmer, Work On Farm and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bonvillain.

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Work On Farm

    27%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Farmer & Brick Mason

    9%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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Bonvillain Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bonvillain Life Expectancy

What is the average Bonvillain lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Bonvillain life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Bonvillain in 1961 was 53, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bonvillain

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bonvillain 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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