Gurgee Family History

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Gurgee 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: Burgee, Burger, Burge, Durfee, Surges, Duree, Duryee, Durkee, Burpee

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Gurgee Family Origin

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Gurgee Family Occupations

What did your Gurgee ancestors do for a living?

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

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Gurgee Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7 census records available for the last name Gurgee. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gurgee 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 2 immigration records available for the last name Gurgee. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Gurgee. For the veterans among your Gurgee ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gurgee Life Expectancy

What is the average Gurgee lifespan?

Average Gurgee life expectancy in 1987 was 75 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 73.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gurgee 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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