Borak Family History

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Borak Name Meaning

Polish: from a pet form of Borzyslaw, Bolebor, or any of various other personal names formed with bor. Czech (Borák): habitational name for someone from one of many places named with bor ‘pine forest’; alternatively from a short form of the personal names Dalibor or Borivoj, containing the element -bor ‘battle’.

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


Similar surnames: Borek, Bora, Barak, Boran, Bork, Boros, Borck, Dolak, Bozak, Boron

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Borak Family Origin

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Borak Family Occupations

What did your Borak ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Saleslady were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Borak. 21% of Borak men worked as a Laborer and 13% of Borak women worked as a Saleslady. Some less common occupations for Americans named Borak were Labor and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    21%
  • Salesman
    14%
  • Farmer
    11%
  • Labor
    11%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Saleslady
    13%
  • Machine Operator
    10%
  • Nurse
    10%
  • Stenographer
    10%

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

Borak Historical Records

What Borak family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Borak. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Borak 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 704 immigration records available for the last name Borak. 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 642 military records available for the last name Borak. For the veterans among your Borak ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Borak Life Expectancy

What is the average Borak lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Borak life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Borak in 1961 was 67, and 78 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Borak 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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