Borsheim Family History

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Borsheim Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from either of two farmsteads: Borsheim in Rogaland (from an uncertain first element + heim ‘home’, ‘farmstead’); and Børsheim in Hordaland (from Old Norse byrgi ‘enclosure’ + heim).

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


Similar surnames: Nordheim, Nesheim, Solheim, Norheim, Opheim, Worsham, Borseth

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Borsheim Family Origin

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Borsheim Family Occupations

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  • Cabinet Maker

    50%
  • Farmer

    50%

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In 1880, the most common Borsheim occupation in the USA was Cabinet Maker. 50% of Borsheim's were Cabinet Makers. Cabinet Maker and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Borsheim.

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Borsheim Historical Records

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Borsheim Life Expectancy

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