Borne Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Bourne. French: nickname for a person with only one eye or with a squint, from Old French borgne ‘squinting’, of unknown origin. In some cases, possibly a shortening of the Dutch surname van den Borne, a habitational name for someone from Born in the province of Limburg (Netherlands) or from a place associated with the watercourse of the Borre river in French Flanders.

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


Similar surnames: Borre, Born, Boone, Corne, Bourne, Borner, Bone, Horne, Bonne, Orne

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Borne Family Origin

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Borne Family Occupations

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  • Pastry Cook

    9%
  • Ag Implement Maker Master Employing 4 Men 1 Apprentice

    5%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Boot Maker

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Borne family was Boot Maker. The most common Borne occupation in the UK was Pastry Cook. 9% of Borne's were Pastry Cooks. Pastry Cook, Ag Implement Maker Master Employing 4 Men 1 Apprentice and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Borne.

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Borne life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Borne in 1943 was 49, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Borne

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