Lower, Mark A (1860) Patronymica Britannica: a dictionary of the family names of the United Kingdom. London: J.R. Smith. Public Domain.
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The Bonville surname in historical dictionaries
Patronymica Britannica (1860)
BONVILLE. In Ilolinshed's list Bondevile. An ancient Norman family, ennobled as barons in 1449. The Itin. de la Norm, shows three places so called — two near Rouen, and the other near Yvetot.