Bonham Family History
Bonham Surname History
Bonham family history has rich origins of which the particulars have been accumulated over the years by Bonham family researchers. The Bonham family is an old lineage that has migrated all across the world over the centuries, and as the Bonham family has migrated, it has changed making its etymology challenging to unearth. This page is dedicated to a detailed history of the Bonham surname, Bonham origins, and records of Bonham ancestors.
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The evolution of Bonham begins at it's earliest origins. Even in the early generations of a name there have been different spellings of that name simply because surnames were infrequently written down that long ago.
As these families moved between countries and languages, the Bonham name may have changed with them. Bonham family members have migrated across various regions all throughout history. It was common for a surname to change as it enters a new country or language.
Bonham country of origin
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The nationality of Bonham may be very difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Bonham may be in dispute depending on whether the surname came about naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that are based on professions, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk").
Meaning of the last name Bonham
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The meaning of Bonham come may come from a profession, such as the name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen. Many of these craft-based surnames might be a profession in some other language. This is why it is essential to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many modern names like Bonham originate from religious texts like the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and so forth. Often these names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Lamb of God".
- George Bonham 1609 - 1704
- Mary Bonham 1610 - ?
- George Bonham, Jr. 1657 - 1748
- Major Sir Eric Henry Bonham 3rd Baronet Of Malmesbury 1875 - 1937
- Joan Ann Bocking Bonham 1545 - 1610
- John Wiley Bonham
- Patience Bonham Willis 1647 - 1724
- Ethel Seymour Bonham 1881 - 1962
- Nicholas Bonham 1573 - ?
- Samuel Bonham 1608 - ?
- William 1520 1520 Bonham 1520 - 1629
- Sarah Bonham Bryant 1653 - 1742
- Mary Howell Bonham Fitz-Randolph 1738 - 1825
- Sarah Ruth Morton Bonham 1618 - 1691
- Thomas Bonham 1560 - 1629
- Ruth Sarah Bonham Barrows 1646 - 1676
- AMOS Bonham 1752 - 1817
- William Bonham 1580 - ?
- Don Bonham
Bonham Family Tree
Famous people named Bonham
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Bonham
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Bonham. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Fun facts about the Bonham family
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Bonham spelling variations
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Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Bonham family name are important to understanding the history of the name. Surnames like Bonham change in their spelling as they travel across villages, family branches, and countries over the years. In early history when few people could write, names such as Bonham were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Bonham.