Borowy Family History

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Borowy Name Meaning

Polish: occupational name from borowy ‘forester’.

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

Similar surnames: Boros, Boron, Boro, Brow, Borowicz, Bow, Burow, Brody, Boroff, Bobrow

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Borowy Family Origin

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Borowy Family Occupations

What did your Borowy ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Borowy. 20% of Borowy men worked as a Laborer and 11% of Borowy women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Borowy were New Worker and Packer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Labor
  • Dock Hand
  • New Worker

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
  • Assembler
  • New Worker
  • Packer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Borowy Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 759 census records available for the last name Borowy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Borowy 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 400 immigration records available for the last name Borowy. 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 376 military records available for the last name Borowy. For the veterans among your Borowy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Borowy Life Expectancy

What is the average Borowy lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Borowy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Borowy in 1957 was 37, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Borowy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Borowy 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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