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Kurek Family History

Kurek Name Meaning
Polish: nickname from kurek ‘cockerel’, a Polish diminutive of kur ‘rooster’.

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

19,386 Historical Documents and Family Trees with Kurek on Ancestry.com
9,439 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,376 Military Records
1,440 Immigration Records
3,409 Census and Voter Lists
3,722 Member Family Trees

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Name Distribution of Kurek Families

  • Number of Kurek families
     19 - 36
     7 - 18
     1 - 6
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Kurek census records

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Kurek Family Origin

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Kurek Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Kurek

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Kurek Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Kurek census records

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Military Service by Kurek

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