Borgmeyer Family History

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Borgmeyer Name Meaning

German: status name for a free farmer or peasant with feudal obligations to a castle or town, from Middle Low German borg ‘castle’, ‘town’ + Meyer ‘tenant farmer’.

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


Similar surnames: Burgmeier, Bergmeier, Nordmeyer, Brockmeyer, Holtmeyer, Kohlmeyer

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Borgmeyer Family Origin

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Borgmeyer Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    23%
  • Farmer

    23%
  • Gentleman

    8%
  • Hotel Keeping

    8%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Borgmeyer family was Hotel Keeping. Blacksmith, Farmer and Gentleman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Borgmeyer. The most common Borgmeyer occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 23% of Borgmeyer's were Blacksmiths.

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Borgmeyer Historical Records

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Borgmeyer Life Expectancy

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