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Borin Name Meaning

Russian: patronymic from a pet form of Boris. Slovenian: probably a topographic name from bor ‘pine tree’.

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


Similar surnames: Boris, Borino, Bodin, Boring, Boran, Boron, Bolin, Morin, Dorin

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Where is the Borin family from?

You can see how Borin families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Borin family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Borin families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 10 Borin families living in Ontario. This was about 83% of all the recorded Borin's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Borin families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Borin surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Borin ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Labourer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Borin. 67% of Borin men worked as a Labourer.

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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

  • Labourer
    67%
  • Cultivateur
    34%
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Borin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Borin 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 814 immigration records available for the last name Borin. 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 474 military records available for the last name Borin. For the veterans among your Borin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Borin lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Borin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Borin in 1953 was 42, and 79 in 2004.

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