Bordes Family History

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Bordes Name Meaning

French: variant of Borde. Catalan: variant (plural) of Borda. German: from the genitive form of a personal name formed with Bord (Gothic baurd, Old Norse bordh ‘shield’), for example Herbord.

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

Similar surnames: Cordes, Borges, Bordas, Kordes, Borde, Bores, Border, Borders, Boden

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Bordes Family Origin

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Bordes Family Occupations

What did your Bordes ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bordes family was Butcher. Farmer, Gardener and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bordes. The most common Bordes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Bordes's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Gardener

  • Laborer

  • Butcher


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Bordes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Bordes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bordes 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Bordes. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 570 military records available for the last name Bordes. For the veterans among your Bordes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bordes Life Expectancy

What is the average Bordes lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Bordes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Bordes in 1954 was 47, and 94 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bordes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bordes 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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