Borras Family History

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Borras Name Meaning

Catalan (Borràs): patronymic from the personal name Borràs.

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


Similar surnames: Bouras, Borris, Borges, Bordas, Torres, Boers, Barnas, Porras, Barras

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Borras Family Origin

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Borras Family Occupations

What did your Borras ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Borras family was Retail Grocer. Farmer, Fisherman and Mining were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Borras. The most common Borras occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Borras's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Fisherman

    25%
  • Mining

    25%
  • Retail Grocer

    25%

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

Borras Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Borras. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Borras census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Borras

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Borras. 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 Borras. For the veterans among your Borras ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Borras Life Expectancy

What is the average Borras lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Borras life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Borras in 1945 was 52, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Borras

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Borras 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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