Borda Family History

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Borda Name Meaning

Catalan: topographic name for someone who lived in a plank-built cottage, from Catalan borda ‘board’. Hungarian: see Bordas.

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


Similar surnames: Borde, Bordas, Nord, Korda, Boda, Bora, Bolda, Bogdan, Toda, Borza

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Borda Family Origin

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Borda Family Occupations

What did your Borda ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Borda family was Stone Mason. Coal Merchant, Jeweler and Shipping Agt. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Borda. The most common Borda occupation in the USA was Coal Merchant. 25% of Borda's were Coal Merchants.

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  • Coal Merchant

    25%
  • Jeweler

    25%
  • Shipping Agt.

    25%
  • Stone Mason

    25%

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

Borda Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Borda. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Borda 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 Borda. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Borda. For the veterans among your Borda ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Borda Life Expectancy

What is the average Borda lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2003, in the United States, Borda life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Borda in 1953 was 57, and 57 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Borda

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Borda 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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