Boran Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Bodhráin ‘descendant of the deaf one’, from bodhar ‘deaf’. Czech (also Boran): from a personal name beginning or ending with the element bor ‘battle’ e.g. Borivoj or Borislav, or Dalibor.

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

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Boran Family Origin

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Boran Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Miner

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    6%

In 1880, the most common Boran occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Boran's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Boran family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boran.

Source: Census data for Boran | Data not to scale

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Boran Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Boran life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Boran in 1962 was 83, and 87 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boran

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