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Borden Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Kent named Borden, perhaps from Old English bar ‘boar’ or bor ‘hill’ + denu ‘valley’ or denn ‘(swine) pasture’.

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


Similar surnames: Burden, Worden, Barden, Morden, Bowden, Cowden, Norden, Rowden, Boden

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Borden Family Origin

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Borden Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Borden family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Borden. The most common Borden occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Borden's were Farmers.

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Borden Historical Records

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Borden Life Expectancy

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