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Borner Name Meaning

Southern English: topographic name for someone who lived beside a stream, from Bourne + the suffix -er, denoting an inhabitant. North German (also Börner): variant of Born, + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant. North German: occupational name for a stockman, from Middle Low German bornen ‘to water (farm animals)’.

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


Similar surnames: Berner, Boerner, Bodner, Burner, Horner, Bohner, Boner, Corner

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Borner Family Origin

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Borner Family Occupations

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  • Bootmaker

    20%
  • Dockyard Lab

    10%
  • Feather Dresser

    10%
  • Joiner

    10%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Borner family was Joiner. The most common Borner occupation in the UK was Bootmaker. 20% of Borner's were Bootmakers. Bootmaker, Dockyard Lab and Feather Dresser were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Borner.

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Borner Historical Records

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Borner Life Expectancy

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