Borge Family History

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Borge Name Meaning

Spanish and Portuguese: variant of Borges, or a habitational name from Borge in Málaga province. Danish and Norwegian: variant of Borg ‘fortification’, from the dative case, meaning ‘at the fortification’.

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

Similar surnames: Borger, Berge, Borges, Borg, Borre, Borgen, Boge, Borne, Jorge

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Borge Family Origin

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Borge Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Borge. A less common occupation for the Borge family was Barber. The most common Borge occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Borge's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer

  • Barber


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Borge Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Borge. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Borge 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Borge. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Borge. For the veterans among your Borge ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Borge Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Borge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Borge in 1962 was 75, and 84 in 2004.

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