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Borofsky Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from any of the many places in Belarus and Ukraine called Borovka, or from Borovaya, Borovye, or Borovoe in Belarus, or any other place named with Slavic (Russian) bor ‘pine forest’. Compare Borowski.

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


Similar surnames: Brodsky, Borowski, Borski, Borowsky, Borkowski, Zborowski, Polonsky

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Borofsky Family Origin

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Borofsky Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Borofsky occupation in the USA was Cigarette Maker. 100% of Borofsky's were Cigarette Makers.

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  • Cigarette Maker

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Borofsky Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Borofsky Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Borofsky life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Borofsky in 1963 was 84, and 75 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Borofsky ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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