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Jurski Family History

Jurski Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Turski, Burski, Gurski, Borski, Gorski, Dulski, Mirski, Burki, Jurik

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Where is the Jurski family from?

You can see how Jurski families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Jurski family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1911 and 1920. The most Jurski families were found in USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 6 Jurski families living in Ohio. This was about 27% of all the recorded Jurski's in USA. Ohio had the highest population of Jurski families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Jurski surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Jurski ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Jurski. 40% of Jurski men worked as a Laborer. .

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

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
  • Unemployed
  • Labor Wpa
  • Shipping Clerk
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What Jurski family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 403 census records available for the last name Jurski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jurski census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 136 immigration records available for the last name Jurski. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 129 military records available for the last name Jurski. For the veterans among your Jurski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Jurski lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Jurski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Jurski in 1957 was 51, and 40 in 2004.

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