Borth Family History

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Borth Name Meaning

perhaps a variant spelling of Barth. in northern Germany the name and its variants Bordt and Bordemann are topographic names from Middle Low German borde ‘legal and administrative district’ (compare modern German Börde ‘district’), also in the sense of ‘limit’ or ‘border’.

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

Similar surnames: North, Forth, Orth, Bortz, Booth, Korth, Barth, Worth, Horth, Horch

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Borth Family Origin

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Borth Family Occupations

What did your Borth ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, American Merchant Emp 17 Clerks, Dock Lab and Iron Fitter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Borth. The most common Borth occupation in the UK was American Merchant Emp 17 Clerks. 8% of Borth's were American Merchant Emp 17 Clerkss. A less common occupation for the Borth family was Labourer (General).

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  • American Merchant Emp 17 Clerks

  • Dock Lab

  • Iron Fitter

  • Labourer (General)


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Borth Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 20,000 census records available for the last name Borth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Borth 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 Borth. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Borth. For the veterans among your Borth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Borth Life Expectancy

What is the average Borth lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Borth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Borth in 1958 was 55, and 83 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Borth 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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