Gurker Family History

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Gurker 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: Burker, Turner, Marker, Tucker, Burger, Kerker, Turkel, Ducker

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Gurker Family Origin

Where is the Gurker family from?

Gurker Family Occupations

What did your Gurker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gurker occupation in the USA was Employment Agt.. 100% of Gurker's were Employment Agt.s.

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  • Employment Agt.


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

Gurker Historical Records

What Gurker family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 79 census records available for the last name Gurker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gurker 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 Gurker. 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 8 military records available for the last name Gurker. For the veterans among your Gurker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gurker Life Expectancy

What is the average Gurker lifespan?

Between 1963 and 1968, in the United States, Gurker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Gurker in 1963 was 73, and 81 in 1968.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gurker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gurker 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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