Borts Family History

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Borts Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Bortz.

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

Similar surnames: Bort, Bortz, Borow, Boarts, Boros, Borth, Ports, Porte, Bord, Botts

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Borts Family Origin

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Borts Family Occupations

What did your Borts ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Borts. 42% of Borts men worked as a Farmer and 58% of Borts women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Borts were Farm Laborer and Housework

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Farm Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Housework

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

Borts Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Borts. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Borts 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 193 immigration records available for the last name Borts. 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 360 military records available for the last name Borts. For the veterans among your Borts ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Borts Life Expectancy

What is the average Borts lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Borts life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Borts in 1961 was 52, and 79 in 2004.

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