Borell Family History

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Borell Name Meaning

English: variant of Burrell.

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

Similar surnames: Borrell, Borel, Burell, Morell, Sorell, Bodell, Bowell, Corell

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Borell Family Origin

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Borell Family Occupations

What did your Borell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Borell family was Works In Tannery. The most common Borell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Borell's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Borell.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Works In Tannery


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

Borell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Borell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Borell 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 Borell. 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 874 military records available for the last name Borell. For the veterans among your Borell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Borell Life Expectancy

What is the average Borell lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Borell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Borell in 1962 was 83, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Borell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Borell 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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