Gurganous Family History

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Gurganous 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, Gurganious, Turano, Gargano, Morgano, Burhans, Jurgens

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Gurganous Family Origin

Where is the Gurganous family from?

Gurganous Family Occupations

What did your Gurganous ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gurganous family was Works In Turpentine. The most common Gurganous occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Gurganous's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Works In Lumbermill were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gurganous.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Works In Lumbermill

  • Works In Turpentine


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

Gurganous Historical Records

What Gurganous family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 449 census records available for the last name Gurganous. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gurganous 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 Gurganous

Passenger List

There are 1 immigration records available for the last name Gurganous. 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 43 military records available for the last name Gurganous. For the veterans among your Gurganous ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gurganous Life Expectancy

What is the average Gurganous lifespan?

Between 1972 and 2000, in the United States, Gurganous life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Gurganous in 1972 was 58, and 78 in 2000.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gurganous

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gurganous 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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