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Boroff Name Meaning

Bulgarian: alternative spelling of Borov, a patronymic from the personal name Boro, a pet form of Boris. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): shortened form of Borowski or Borofsky.

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


Similar surnames: Orloff, Danoff, Boros, Turoff, Beloff, Rosoff, Boron, Borow, Tarnoff

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Boroff Family Origin

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Boroff Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Retail Grocer

    9%
  • Black-Smith

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Retail Grocer and Black-Smith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boroff. The most common Boroff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Boroff's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Boroff family was Blacksmith.

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Boroff Historical Records

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Boroff Life Expectancy

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