Borts Family History

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Borts Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Bortz.

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

Similar surnames: Bort, Bortz, Borow, Boarts, Boros, Borth, Ports, Porte, Bord, Botts

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Borts Family Origin

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Borts Family Occupations

What did your Borts ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Borts family was Laborer. The most common Borts occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Borts's were Farmers. Farmer, Cooper and Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Borts.

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  • Farmer

  • Cooper

  • Farm

  • Laborer


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

Borts Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Borts. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Borts 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 193 immigration records available for the last name Borts. 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 360 military records available for the last name Borts. For the veterans among your Borts ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Borts Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Borts life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Borts in 1961 was 52, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Borts

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Borts 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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