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Where is the Gurkin family from?
You can see how Gurkin families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Gurkin family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Gurkin families were found in USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 2 Gurkin families living in North Carolina. This was 100% of all the recorded Gurkin's in USA. North Carolina had the highest population of Gurkin families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Gurkin surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Gurkin. 31% of Gurkin men worked as a Farmer and 46% of Gurkin women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gurkin were Manager and Teacher. .