Gurkowski Family History

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Gurkowski 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: Turkowski, Kurkowski, Jurkowski, Markowski, Borkowski, Turowski

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Gurkowski Family Origin

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Gurkowski Family Occupations

What did your Gurkowski ancestors do for a living?

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

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Gurkowski Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 231 census records available for the last name Gurkowski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gurkowski 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 60 immigration records available for the last name Gurkowski. 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 29 military records available for the last name Gurkowski. For the veterans among your Gurkowski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gurkowski Life Expectancy

What is the average Gurkowski lifespan?

Between 1964 and 1999, in the United States, Gurkowski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Gurkowski in 1964 was 80, and 78 in 1999.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gurkowski 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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