Jerue Family History

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Jerue Name Meaning

Americanized form of the French Huguenot surname Girou, a widespread variant of Geroul, based on the Germanic root elements ger(i) ‘lance’ + wulf ‘wolf’.

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


Similar surnames: Jette, Jerome, Brue, Serie, Berge, Berte, Herde, Rue, Prue, Merle

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Jerue Family Origin

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Jerue Family Occupations

What did your Jerue ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Jerue. The most common Jerue occupation in the USA was Farmer. 80% of Jerue's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    80%
  • Laborer

    20%

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

Jerue Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Jerue. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jerue 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Jerue. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Jerue. For the veterans among your Jerue ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jerue Life Expectancy

What is the average Jerue lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Jerue life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Jerue in 1955 was 46, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jerue

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jerue 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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