Boorse Family History

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Boorse Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of French or German Burse.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Boose, Foose, Burse, Blouse, Bose, Boortz, Boore, Borne, Bors, Borde

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Boorse Family Origin

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Boorse Family Occupations

What did your Boorse ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Boorse occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Boorse's were Farmers. Farmer, Brick Mason and Brick Layer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boorse. A less common occupation for the Boorse family was Bagguage Master.

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Brick Mason

    15%
  • Brick Layer

    10%
  • Bagguage Master

    5%

United States shown, England data unavailable

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Boorse ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Boorse Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Boorse. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boorse census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Boorse. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Boorse. For the veterans among your Boorse ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Boorse Life Expectancy

What is the average Boorse lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Boorse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Boorse in 1963 was 84, and 97 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boorse

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boorse ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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