Bord Family History

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Bord Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): nickname from Yiddish bord ‘beard’.

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

Similar surnames: Bort, Bard, Burd, Borg, Bird, Bor, Nord, Bar, Bork, Borde

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Bord Family Origin

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Bord Family Occupations

What did your Bord ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Coachman (retired) and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Bord. 2% of Bord men worked as a Coachman (retired) and 43% of Bord women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bord were Incapacitated and Domestic

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Coachman (retired)
  • Colliery Packer
  • General Labourer
  • Incapacitated

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Household Duties (unpaid)
  • Domestic

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Bord Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Bord. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bord 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Bord. 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 9,000 military records available for the last name Bord. For the veterans among your Bord ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bord Life Expectancy

What is the average Bord lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Bord life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Bord in 1952 was 45, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bord

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bord 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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