Boreham Family History

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Boreham Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

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Boreham Family Origin

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Boreham Family Occupations

What did your Boreham ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Boreham ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Blacksmith

    40%
  • Miner

    20%
  • Stone Cutter

    20%
  • Works In Woods

    20%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Boreham family was Works In Woods. Blacksmith, Miner and Stone Cutter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boreham. The most common Boreham occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 40% of Boreham's were Blacksmiths.

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Boreham Historical Records

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Boreham Life Expectancy

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Famous Boreham Family

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