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Borner Name Meaning

Southern English: topographic name for someone who lived beside a stream, from Bourne + the suffix -er, denoting an inhabitant. North German (also Börner): variant of Born, + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant. North German: occupational name for a stockman, from Middle Low German bornen ‘to water (farm animals)’.

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


Similar surnames: Berner, Boerner, Bodner, Burner, Horner, Bohner, Boner, Corner

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Borner Family Origin

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Borner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    13%
  • Teamster

    13%
  • Tailor

    8%
  • Baker

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Borner family was Baker. The most common Borner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 13% of Borner's were Farmers. Farmer, Teamster and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Borner.

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Borner Historical Records

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Borner Life Expectancy

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