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Origins of the Borman surname

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About the Bormans

We have a total number of 5059 records for people with the last name Borman.

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Where do most Bormans live?

In 1921, most Bormans lived in East Midlands.

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Interesting facts about Bormans

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 4,140 records for the Borman surname. The oldest one dates back to 1832.

Who were Bormans most likely to marry?

Boardman Or Bordman Or Borman Or Boreman Or Barmans



Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Bormans.

What are the most common Borman first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Bormans

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Bormans in 1921


Living On Own Means


Domestic Servant




House Servant


Common Male occupations for Bormans in 1921
Agricultural Labourer


General Labourer


Farm Labourer




Farm Servant


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