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De Turk Name Meaning

Dutch: from Middle Dutch turc ‘Turk’ + the definite article de, hence an ethnic name, or probably more commonly a habitational name for someone who lived at a house or tavern distinguished by the sign of the Turk.

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

Similar surnames: De Valk, Turk, De Kok, De Muro, De Hart, Denmark, Demark, De Berg

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You can see how De Turk families moved over time by selecting different census years. The De Turk family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most De Turk families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 20 De Turk families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 95% of all the recorded De Turk's in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of De Turk families in 1880.
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Passenger Lists

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name De Turk. 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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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name De Turk. For the veterans among your De Turk ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average De Turk lifespan?

Between 1979 and 2002, in the United States, De Turk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for De Turk in 1979 was 68, and 81 in 2002.

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