Gurgus Family History

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Gurgus 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: Burgus, Fergus, Surges, Argus, Gargus, Vargus, Burgos, Hugus, Burrus

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Gurgus Family Origin

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Gurgus Family Occupations

What did your Gurgus ancestors do for a living?

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

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Gurgus Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 41 census records available for the last name Gurgus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gurgus 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 10 immigration records available for the last name Gurgus. 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 2 military records available for the last name Gurgus. For the veterans among your Gurgus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gurgus Life Expectancy

What is the average Gurgus lifespan?

Between 1963 and 1967, in the United States, Gurgus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Gurgus in 1963 was 75, and 81 in 1967.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gurgus 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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