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Borders Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived at the edge of a village or by some other boundary, Middle English border, from Old French bordure ‘edge’.

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

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Borders Family Origin

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Borders Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    51%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Borders family was Laborer. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Borders. The most common Borders occupation in the USA was Farmer. 51% of Borders's were Farmers.

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Borders Historical Records

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Borders Life Expectancy

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Famous Borders Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)

Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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