Borne Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Bourne. French: nickname for a person with only one eye or with a squint, from Old French borgne ‘squinting’, of unknown origin. In some cases, possibly a shortening of the Dutch surname van den Borne, a habitational name for someone from Born in the province of Limburg (Netherlands) or from a place associated with the watercourse of the Borre river in French Flanders.

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


Similar surnames: Borre, Born, Boone, Corne, Bourne, Borner, Bone, Horne, Bonne, Orne

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Borne Family Origin

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Borne Family Occupations

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  • Farm Laborer

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Labourer

    25%
  • Student

    25%

In 1881, the most common Borne occupation in Canada was Farm Laborer. 25% of Borne's were Farm Laborers. Farm Laborer, Laborer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Borne. A less common occupation for the Borne family was Student.

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Borne life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Borne in 1943 was 49, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Borne

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