Boren Family History

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Boren Name Meaning

Czech (Boren): see Borak. Possibly also an altered spelling of German Born. Swedish: ornamental name composed of an unexplained first element + the common surname suffix -en, from Latin -enius ‘descendant of’.

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


Similar surnames: Bolen, Boden, Toren, Moren, Loren, Bores, Bogen, Bohren, Boven, Noren

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Boren Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Boren name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Boren. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales

    59%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    18%

  • Germanic Europe

    6%

  • Norway

    3%

  • Sweden

    3%

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Boren Family Origin

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Boren Family Occupations

What did your Boren ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Boren occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Boren's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Boren family was Laborer. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boren.

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  • Farmer

    55%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Laborer

    4%

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

Boren Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 25,000 census records available for the last name Boren. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boren 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 Boren. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Boren. For the veterans among your Boren ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Boren Life Expectancy

What is the average Boren lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Boren life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Boren in 1941 was 30, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boren

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boren 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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