Borgman Family History

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Borgman Name Meaning

Respelling of Borgmann. Swedish: variant of Borg, with the addition of man ‘man’.

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

Similar surnames: Bergman, Borgmann, Burgman, Norman, Bjorkman, Bargmann, Bergmann

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Borgman Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Borgman name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Borgman. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Germanic Europe


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Sweden


  • Norway


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Borgman Family Origin

Where is the Borgman family from?

Borgman Family Occupations

What did your Borgman ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Borgman occupation in the UK was Mill Worker. 100% of Borgman's were Mill Workers.

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  • Mill Worker


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

Borgman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Borgman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Borgman 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Borgman. 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 Borgman. For the veterans among your Borgman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Borgman Life Expectancy

What is the average Borgman lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Borgman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Borgman in 1950 was 56, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Borgman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Borgman 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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