Gurganns Family History

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Gurganns 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: Gurganus, Burhans, Jurgens, Kurgan, Morgans, Hermanns, Burgan, Durgan

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Gurganns Family Origin

Where is the Gurganns family from?

Gurganns Family Occupations

What did your Gurganns ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gurganns occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Gurganns's were Farmers. Farmer and Farming were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gurganns.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming


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

Gurganns Historical Records

What Gurganns family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 119 census records available for the last name Gurganns. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gurganns census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Gurganns

Passenger List

There are 1 immigration records available for the last name Gurganns. 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 4 military records available for the last name Gurganns. For the veterans among your Gurganns ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gurganns Life Expectancy

What is the average Gurganns lifespan?

Average Gurganns life expectancy in 1992 was 80 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 73.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gurganns

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gurganns 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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