Bornhorst Family History

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Bornhorst Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place named Bornhorst, near Oldenburg.

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


Similar surnames: Bockhorst, Barhorst, Bornholdt, Batenhorst, Bornhoft, Brunkhorst

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Bornhorst Family Origin

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Bornhorst Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Coffee House

    14%
  • Cooper

    14%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bornhorst family was Cooper. The most common Bornhorst occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Bornhorst's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Coffee House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bornhorst.

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Bornhorst Historical Records

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Bornhorst Life Expectancy

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