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Borja Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from a place in Zaragoza province, named with Arabic borj ‘tower’, ‘farmhouse’. Compare Borgia. Norwegian (Børja): variant of Borg.

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


Similar surnames: Borba, Borge, Borra, Borg, Bora, Lora, Morea, Soria, Borth, Boram

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Borja Family Origin

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Borja Family Occupations

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Borja Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Borja Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Borja life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Borja in 1954 was 37, and 71 in 2004.

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