Boorse Family History

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Boorse Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of French or German Burse.

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

Similar surnames: Boose, Foose, Burse, Blouse, Bose, Boortz, Boore, Borne, Bors, Borde

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Boorse Family Origin

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Boorse Family Occupations

What did your Boorse ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Fisher and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Boorse. 17% of Boorse men worked as a Fisher and 50% of Boorse women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Boorse were Peddler and Operator

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Fisher
  • Lineman
  • Mail Carrier
  • Peddler

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housekeeper
  • Operator

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Boorse Historical Records

What Boorse family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Boorse. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boorse 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 139 immigration records available for the last name Boorse. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 319 military records available for the last name Boorse. For the veterans among your Boorse ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Boorse Life Expectancy

What is the average Boorse lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Boorse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Boorse in 1963 was 84, and 97 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boorse

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boorse 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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