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Noble surnames, such as Bönin, evoke images of the ancient homeland of the French people. The original bearer of the name Bönin, 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 Bönin was originally found in Berry.

Bönin Early Origins



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

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Bönin Spelling Variations


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Bönin Spelling Variations



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

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Bönin Early History


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Bönin Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Bönin 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 Bönin History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Bönin Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Bönin 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 Bönin 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:

Bönin Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Jon Bonin, who arrived in Virginia in 1635
  • André Bonin married in Trois-Rivières in 1688

Bönin Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Antoine Bonin, who arrived in Louisiana in 1805
  • Philip Bonin, aged 36, landed in New Orleans, La in 1855

Bönin 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 Bönin (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Bönin (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



    Other References

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    2. Rupp, Daniel L. A Collection of Upwards of Thirty Thousand Names of German, Swiss, Dutch, French and Other Immigrants to Pennsylvania from 1727 to 1776. Baltimore. Print.
    3. Guérard, Albert Léon. France: a Modern History. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1959. Print.
    4. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    5. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    6. Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. Print.
    7. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    8. De Ville, Winston. Gulf Coast Colonials, A Compendium of French Families in Early Eighteenth Century Louisiana. Baltimore, MD: Clearfield, 1999. Print.
    9. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    10. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
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    The Bönin Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Bönin 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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