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Borelli Name Meaning

Italian (northern): patronymic or plural form of Borello .

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


Similar surnames: Borrelli, Morelli, Torelli, Bonelli, Borello, Novelli, Corelli, Belli

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Where is the Borelli family from?

You can see how Borelli families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Borelli family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1840 and 1920. The most Borelli families were found in USA in 1920. In 1891 there were 6 Borelli families living in Surrey. This was about 60% of all the recorded Borelli's in United Kingdom. Surrey had the highest population of Borelli families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Borelli surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Borelli ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Borelli. 30% of Borelli men worked as a Laborer and 19% of Borelli women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Borelli were Salesman and Folder. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    30%
  • New Worker
    8%
  • Labor
    6%
  • Salesman
    5%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Operator
    19%
  • Stenographer
    14%
  • New Worker
    8%
  • Folder
    8%
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Census Records

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Borelli. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Borelli census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Borelli. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Borelli. For the veterans among your Borelli ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Borelli lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Borelli life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Borelli in 1948 was 44, and 81 in 2004.

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