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Multiple Origins for the Surname Bonin



Noble surnames, such as Bonin, evoke images of the ancient homeland of the French people. The original bearer of the name Bonin, which is a local surname, once lived, held land, or was born in the beautiful region of France. In France, hereditary surnames were adopted according to fairly general rules and during the late Middle Ages, names that were derived from localities became increasingly widespread. Local names originally denoted the proprietorship of the village or estate. The surname Bonin was originally found in Berry.

Bonin Early Origins



The surname Bonin was first found in the province de Berry.

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Bonin Spelling Variations


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Bonin Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Bonnin, Bonin and others.

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Bonin Early History


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Bonin Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Bonin research. Another 99 words (7 lines of text) covering the years 1439, 1865, 1888, 1891, 1893, 1895 and 1925 are included under the topic Early Bonin History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Bonin Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Bonin Early Notables (pre 1700)



Notable amongst the family at this time was Charles-Eudes Bonin, born in Poissy in 1865, who was an explorer. He graduated from the School of Chartres in 1888, entered the administration as chief of cabinet of the prefect of Ile-et-Villaine, and in 1891 was named adjunct commissioner of the government for...

Another 85 words (6 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Bonin Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Bonin Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Jon Bonin, who arrived in Virginia in 1635 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • André Bonin married in Trois-Rivières in 1688

Bonin Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Antoine Bonin, who arrived in Louisiana in 1805 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Philip Bonin, aged 36, who landed in New Orleans, La in 1855 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Bonin Settlers in Canada in the 17th Century

  • Marie Bonin married in Badeau, Quebec in 1657
  • Nicole Bonin married in Batiscan, Quebec in 1671
  • Marie Bonin married in Quebec in 1677
  • Nicolas Bonin married in Contrecoeur, Quebec in 1685
  • Sébastien Bonin married in Rivière-Ouelle in 1687

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Contemporary Notables of the name Bonin (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Bonin (post 1700)



  • Gregory Louis Bonin (1955-1984), American former professional baseball umpire in the National League from 1984 to 1999
  • Edward John Bonin (1904-1990), American politician, Mayor of Hazleton, Pa. and U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania
  • Garland Bonin (b. 1912), American State government official of Louisiana
  • Joseph Maurice Bonin (b. 1930), American professor of economics from Louisiana
  • Raymond Bonin (b. 1942), Canadian politician, member of the House of Commons
  • Marcel Bonin (b. 1931), Canadian professional (NHL) hockey player

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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Other References

  1. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
  2. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
  3. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
  4. Annuaire Général Héraldique Universel. Paris: Institut Héraldique, 1901. Print.
  5. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
  6. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
  7. Vaillancourt, Emile. La Conquete du Canada par les Normands. Biographie de la premiere generation Normande du Canada. Montreal: G. Ducharme, 1930. Print.
  8. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  9. Guérard, Albert Léon. France: a Modern History. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1959. Print.
  10. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
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The Bonin Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Bonin Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

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