Gurgans Family History

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Gurgans 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, Burgan, Durgan, Organ

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Gurgans Family Origin

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Gurgans Family Occupations

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Gurgans Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 22 census records available for the last name Gurgans. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gurgans 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 5 immigration records available for the last name Gurgans. 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 Gurgans. For the veterans among your Gurgans ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gurgans Life Expectancy

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