Charles Vinton Bond

Brief Life History of Charles Vinton

When Charles Vinton Bond was born on 27 February 1914, his father, William Henry "W.H." "Willie" Bond, was 32 and his mother, Carrie Frances King, was 30. He married Lena Schell on 16 December 1938. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Cimarron Township, Meade, Kansas, United States in 1940 and Plains, Madera, California, United States in 2000. He died on 20 April 2000, at the age of 86, and was buried in Plains, Madera, California, United States.

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Charles Vinton Bond
1914–2000
Lena Schell
1922–1988
Marriage: 16 December 1938
Floyd Bond
1941–2004

Sources (9)

  • Charles V Bond, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Charles Vinton Bond, "Kansas, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945"
  • Charles Vinton Bond, "Find A Grave Index"

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Name Meaning

English: status name for a peasant farmer or husbandman, Middle English bond(e), bounde, occasionally bande ‘bondman, customary tenant, serf’ (Old English bonda, bunda, reinforced by Old Norse bóndi). The Old Norse word was also in use as a personal name (Old Norse Bóndi, Bondi, Bundi, Bonde, borrowed as late Old English Bonda), and this has given rise to other English and Scandinavian surnames alongside those originating as status names, such as the Middle English personal name Bonde. The status of the peasant farmer fluctuated considerably during the Middle Ages; moreover, the underlying ancient Germanic word is of disputed origin and meaning. Among ancient Germanic peoples who settled to an agricultural life, the term came to signify a farmer holding lands from, and bound by loyalty to, a lord; from this developed the sense of a free landholder as opposed to a serf. In England after the Norman Conquest the word sank in status and became associated with the notion of bound servitude. The name can also be a variant of Band .

Swedish: variant of Bonde .

In some cases also an American shortened form of Ukrainian Bondarenko and possibly also of some other surname beginning with Bond-.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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