Bornemann Family History

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Bornemann Name Meaning

North German: topographic name denoting someone who lived by a well or spring, from Middle Low German born ‘spring’, ‘well’ + man ‘man’.

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

Similar surnames: Borgmann, Wortmann, Portmann, Bohlmann, Riemann, Borneman, Bollmann

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Bornemann Family Origin

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Bornemann Family Occupations

What did your Bornemann ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Bornemann family was Jeweller. The most common Bornemann occupation in the UK was Correspondent & Buyer Clerk. 25% of Bornemann's were Correspondent & Buyer Clerks. Correspondent & Buyer Clerk, Firewood Manufacturer (DLR) and Gardener were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bornemann.

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  • Correspondent & Buyer Clerk

  • Firewood Manufacturer (DLR)

  • Gardener

  • Jeweller


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

Bornemann Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bornemann. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bornemann 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Bornemann. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Bornemann. For the veterans among your Bornemann ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bornemann Life Expectancy

What is the average Bornemann lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Bornemann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Bornemann in 1957 was 37, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bornemann

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bornemann 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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