Borreson Family History

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Borreson Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from Børre, from the Old Norse personal name Byrgir.

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

Similar surnames: Borresen, Borgeson, Burgeson, Okeson, Bondeson, Morrison, Borruso

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Borreson Family Origin

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Borreson Family Occupations

What did your Borreson ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Telegraph Overseer and Childrens Nurse were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Borreson. 34% of Borreson women worked as a Childrens Nurse

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Telegraph Overseer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Childrens Nurse
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Borreson Historical Records

What Borreson family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Borreson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Borreson 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 374 immigration records available for the last name Borreson. 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 326 military records available for the last name Borreson. For the veterans among your Borreson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Borreson Life Expectancy

What is the average Borreson lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Borreson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Borreson in 1952 was 53, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Borreson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Borreson 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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