Borton Family History

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Borton Name Meaning

English: variant of Burton.

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


Similar surnames: Berton, Forton, Norton, Morton, Boston, Whorton, Bordon, Booton

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Borton Family Origin

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Borton Family Occupations

What did your Borton ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Borton family was Farming. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Borton. The most common Borton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Borton's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Laborer

    3%
  • Farming

    3%

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

Borton Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Borton Life Expectancy

What is the average Borton lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Borton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Borton in 1944 was 28, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Borton

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Borton 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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