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Boren Name Meaning

Czech (Boren): see Borak. Possibly also an altered spelling of German Born. Swedish: ornamental name composed of an unexplained first element + the common surname suffix -en, from Latin -enius ‘descendant of’.

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


Similar surnames: Bolen, Boden, Toren, Moren, Loren, Bores, Bogen, Bohren, Boven, Noren

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You can see how Boren families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Boren family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Boren families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 14 Boren families living in Quebec. This was about 47% of all the recorded Boren's in Canada. Quebec had the highest population of Boren families in 1911.
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What did your Boren ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Boren. .

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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.

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    100%
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Passenger Lists

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There are 6,000 military records available for the last name Boren. For the veterans among your Boren ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Boren lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Boren life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Boren in 1941 was 30, and 74 in 2004.

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