Borow Name Meaning

Germanized spelling of Bulgarian Borov. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Boroff. English: variant spelling of Borrow.

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


Similar surnames: Brow, Book, Boros, Borom, Boron, Beron, Borne, Biron, Brox, Browe

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Borow Family Origin

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Borow Family Occupations

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  • Farm Laborer

    20%
  • Hatter

    20%
  • Intelligence Office

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%

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In 1880, the most common Borow occupation in the USA was Farm Laborer. 20% of Borow's were Farm Laborers. A less common occupation for the Borow family was Laborer. Farm Laborer, Hatter and Intelligence Office were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Borow.

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Borow Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Borow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Borow in 1955 was 63, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Borow

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