Boro Family History

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Boro Name Meaning

Hungarian (Boró): variant of Ballo. Perhaps also a respelling of French Borreau, an occupational name for a torturer (see Borel 2).

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

Similar surnames: Bodo, Boros, Borr, Bor, Biro, Bobo, Bora, Bors, Bero, Toro

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Boro Family Origin

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Boro Family Occupations

What did your Boro ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Boro. 20% of Boro men worked as a Laborer and 17% of Boro women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Boro were Clerk and House Work

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Farmer
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Maid
  • Teacher
  • House Work

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Boro Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Boro. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boro 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 794 immigration records available for the last name Boro. 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 Boro. For the veterans among your Boro ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Boro Life Expectancy

What is the average Boro lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Boro life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Boro in 1962 was 76, and 68 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boro 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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