Gurger Family History

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Gurger 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: Burger, Turner, Berger, Hunger, Luger, Junger, Burge, Purser, Borger

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Gurger Family Origin

Where is the Gurger family from?

Gurger Family Occupations

What did your Gurger ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Gurger occupation in the UK was Carman. 100% of Gurger's were Carmans.

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  • Carman


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

Gurger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 160 census records available for the last name Gurger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gurger 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 40 immigration records available for the last name Gurger. 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 27 military records available for the last name Gurger. For the veterans among your Gurger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gurger Life Expectancy

What is the average Gurger lifespan?

Between 1979 and 2004, in the United States, Gurger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Gurger in 1979 was 90, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gurger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gurger 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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