Boreen Family History

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Boreen Name Meaning

Irish: probably a variant of Burrane, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Bodhráin ‘descendant of the deaf one’, from bodhar ‘deaf’.

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

Similar surnames: Breen, Reen, Morein, Borel, Foren, Borgen, Oren, Noreen, Lorden

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Boreen Family Origin

Where is the Boreen family from?

Boreen Family Occupations

What did your Boreen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farming and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Boreen. A less common occupation for the Boreen family was Labor On Farm. The most common Boreen occupation in the USA was Farming. 33% of Boreen's were Farmings.

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  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • Labor On Farm


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

Boreen Historical Records

What Boreen family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Boreen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boreen 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 93 immigration records available for the last name Boreen. 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 170 military records available for the last name Boreen. For the veterans among your Boreen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Boreen Life Expectancy

What is the average Boreen lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Boreen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Boreen in 1945 was 46, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boreen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boreen 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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