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"BONAR, BONNAH, BONNER. Usually described as a descriptive name, 'the gentle, courteous,' from OFr. bonair. The name may have reflected the character of the first bearer or bearers but not that of Walter Bonar of 1527. Thomas Boner, charter witness in Aberdeen, 1281 (REA., n, p. 279). William Boner, constable of Kinghom, 1328 (ER., I, p. 112). Roger Bonere, burgess of Aberdeen, 1342 (REA., i, p. 71). The ship of John Bonere, a Scotsman, was wrecked at Holkham, 1388 (Bain, TV, 381). William Bonare, citizen of St. Andrews, who had a charter of a third part of the knds of Balwely, 1451 (SCM., rv, p. 3), may be William Bonare (Bonere, or Honour) who had safe conducts to travel in England, 1452-53 (Bain, TV, 1244, 1246, 1254). Ninian Bonnar of Kelty became man to William, earl of Mont rose by a band of manrent, 1507 (HMC., 2. Rep. App., p. 168), and Walter Bonar of Kelty had remission for forethought felony and oppression, 1527 (Trials, i, p. 240). Bonar was the name of a Flemish gunner afterwards tenant of a royal farm in Fife (Sc. Ant., rv, p. 114). Charles and Thomas Banner or Bammer were herds in Buchtrig, 1684 (RFC.). In Burke's account of the family of Bonar it is stated that the surname was at one period so numerous in Scotland that no less than thirty-seven different lines of Bonars are to be found upon record, each styled by their territorial designation (Scot. Nat., m, p. 689). Bonarr 1456. "(The surnames of Scotland. George Fraser Black, 1866-1948)
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|Frank Bonner||Frank Bonner (born February 28, 1942) is an American actor and television director best known for playing sales manager Herb Tarlek on the television sitcom "WKRP in Cincinnati".|
|Charles George Bonner||Charles George Bonner VC DSC (29 December 1884 ? 7 February 1951) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth forces.|
|Robert C. Bonner||Robert C.|
|Sherdrick Bonner||Sherdrick Bonner (born October 19, 1968 in Azusa, California) is an Arena football quarterback who is currently a free agent in the Arena Football League.|
|Packie Bonner||Patrick Joseph Gary "Packie" Bonner (born 24 May 1960 in Cloughglass, County Donegal, Ireland) is a former football goalkeeper for the Republic of Ireland, who earned 80 caps after making his debut on his 21st birthday.|
|Matt Bonner||Matthew Robert "Matt" Bonner (born April 5, 1980) is an American professional basketball player currently with the San Antonio Spurs of the NBA.|
|Alex Bonner||Odie Alex Bonner (July 17 1926, Miami, Florida) was a radio and television and broadcast media executive.|
|Michelle Bonner||Michelle Bonner joined ESPN in March 2005 as an ESPNEWS anchor and occasionally anchors "SportsCenter", ESPN?s flagship sports news program.|
|Cornelius Bonner||Cornelius Bonner (born 1976-09-01) is an American football wide receiver playing for the Cleveland Gladiators in the Arena Football League.|
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|Anthony Bonner||Anthony Bonner (born June 8 1968 in St.|
|Kevin Bonner||Kevin Bonner is an Irish gaelic footballer who plays inter-county football for Dublin GAA.|
|Nicolai Bonner||Nicolai Bonner is an Israeli serial killer, who in the year 2005, under heavy influence of alcohol (vodka), murdered 4 immigrants from the former Soviet Union, 3 of them homeless, in industrial area of Haifa.|
|Dan Bonner||Dan Bonner is an analyst and color commentator covering NCAA men's basketball.|
|Mark Bonner||Mark Bonner (born 7 June 1974 in Ormskirk, Lancashire) is an English former professional footballer.|
|Cedric Bonner||Cedric Bonner (born December 14, 1978 in Dallas, Texas) is a former American football wide receiver in the National Football League, his last team being the Washington Redskins.|
|Marita Bonner||Marita Bonner (June 16, 1899 ? 1971) was an African American writer, essayist, and playwright who is commonly associated with the Harlem Renaissance.|
|Brian Bonner||Brian Michael Bonner (born April 13, 1984 in) is an American football safety for the New York Sentinels of the United Football League.|
|Majorie Bonner||Majorie Bonner was a dancer and actress who was a member of the Ziegfeld Follies of 1908.|
|Elizabeth Bonner||Elizabeth "Beth" Bonner (1952 - 1998) was a long-distance runner from Reedsville, West Virginia.|
|Nina Bonner||Nina Bonner (born March 25, 1972 in New South Wales) is a retired female field hockey goalkeeper from Australia.|
|Zach Bonner||Zachary "Zach" Bonner (born November 17, 1997) is an American philanthropist and founder of the non-profit charity Little Red Wagon Foundation.|