This is one of a number of variant spellings found for the Dutch and Afrikaans surname. Others include Boonzaayer and Boonzaier.
They are used somewhat cavalierly by F.C.L. Bosman (1928 and 1980), who also often tends to refer to people by their surnames alone.
Daniël Cornelis Boonzaaier
F.C.L. Bosman, 1928. Drama en Toneel in Suid-Afrika, Deel I: 1652-1855. Pretoria: J.H. de Bussy. 
F.C.L. Bosman, 1980. Drama en Toneel in Suid-Afrika, Deel II, 1856-1916. Pretoria: J.L. van Schaik
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