Gurkin Family History

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Gurkin Name Meaning

Russian: patronymic from a pet form of Gury, a variant of Yuri or Georgi (see George).

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


Similar surnames: Gurin, Durkin, Markin, Gutkin, Garin, Lukin, Mirkin, Murrin, Gervin

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Gurkin Family Origin

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Gurkin Family Occupations

What did your Gurkin ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farming

    25%
  • Farm Laborer

    13%
  • R R Agt.

    13%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gurkin family was R R Agt.. The most common Gurkin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Gurkin's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gurkin.

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Gurkin Historical Records

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Gurkin Life Expectancy

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Famous Gurkin Family

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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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