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Borgeson Name Meaning

Scandinavian: patronymic probably from Børge, which is from the Old Norse personal name Byrgir.

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


Similar surnames: Burgeson, Borreson, Borresen, Borgerson, Narveson, Torkelson

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Borgeson Family Origin

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Borgeson Family Occupations

What did your Borgeson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Borgeson. The most common Borgeson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Borgeson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Borgeson family was Shoemaker.

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Shoemaker

    11%

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

Borgeson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Borgeson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Borgeson 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Borgeson. 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 Borgeson. For the veterans among your Borgeson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Borgeson Life Expectancy

What is the average Borgeson lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Borgeson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Borgeson in 1951 was 29, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Borgeson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Borgeson 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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