Gurgin Family History

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Gurgin 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: Burgin, Durgin, Turpin, Bergin, Burdin, Turin, Murgia, Burlin, Murin

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Gurgin Family Origin

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Gurgin Family Occupations

What did your Gurgin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gurgin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Gurgin's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


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

Gurgin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 154 census records available for the last name Gurgin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gurgin 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 36 immigration records available for the last name Gurgin. 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 9 military records available for the last name Gurgin. For the veterans among your Gurgin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gurgin Life Expectancy

What is the average Gurgin lifespan?

Between 1977 and 2004, in the United States, Gurgin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Gurgin in 1977 was 83, and 60 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gurgin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gurgin 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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