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Where is the Gurley family from?
You can see how Gurley families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Gurley family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Gurley families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 20 Gurley families living in North Carolina. This was about 18% of all the recorded Gurley's in USA. North Carolina had the highest population of Gurley families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Gurley surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Gurley. 23% of Gurley men worked as a Farmer and 7% of Gurley women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gurley were Farming and Cook. .