Gurian Family History

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Gurian Name Meaning

German: unexplained. possibly an altered form of Armenian Gurjian, patronymic from an ethnic name for someone from Georgia, to the north of Armenia in the Caucasus mountains.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Gurin, Burian, German, Durian, Gurman, Furlan, Torian, Garin, Kurman

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Gurian Family Origin

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Gurian Family Occupations

What did your Gurian ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gurian family was Laborer. Artist and Farms were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gurian. The most common Gurian occupation in the USA was Artist. 33% of Gurian's were Artists.

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  • Artist

    33%
  • Farms

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%

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

Gurian Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gurian. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gurian 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Gurian. 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 Gurian. For the veterans among your Gurian ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gurian Life Expectancy

What is the average Gurian lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Gurian life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Gurian in 1962 was 78, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gurian

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gurian 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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