Guck Family History

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Guck Name Meaning

from the Bavarian word for a toad, applied either as a nickname or a topographic name. nickname from Middle High German guck ‘cuckoo’.

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

Similar surnames: Buck, Ruck, Duck, Gluck, Puck, Gauck, Muck, Beck, Huck, Kuck

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Guck Family Origin

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Guck Family Occupations

What did your Guck ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Guck family was Drugg Clerk. The most common Guck occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 33% of Guck's were Carpenters. Carpenter, Cigar Maker and Corp Band Meat Market were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Guck.

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  • Carpenter

  • Cigar Maker

  • Corp Band Meat Market

  • Drugg Clerk


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Guck ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Guck Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Guck. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Guck 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 453 immigration records available for the last name Guck. 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 Card

There are 466 military records available for the last name Guck. For the veterans among your Guck ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Guck Life Expectancy

What is the average Guck lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Guck life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Guck in 1962 was 76, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Guck

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Guck ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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