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Juers Family History

Juers Name Meaning

North German and Frisian (Jürs): patronymic form from a northern form of the personal name Georg (see George). Compare Jurgens. English: variant of Jowers.

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


Similar surnames: Jurs, Joers, Juedes, Goers, Hubers, Juras, Duer, Joerg, Boers, Jukes

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Where is the Juers family from?

You can see how Juers families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Juers family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Juers families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Juers family living in New Jersey. This was 100% of all the recorded Juers's in the USA. New Jersey had the highest population of Juers families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Juers surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Juers ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Farmer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Juers. 84% of Juers men worked as a Farmer and 67% of Juers women worked as a Farmer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Juers were Farmer Operator and Housekeeper.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    84%
  • Farmer Operator
    17%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    67%
  • Housekeeper
    34%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Juers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Juers census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 277 immigration records available for the last name Juers. 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 Cards

There are 123 military records available for the last name Juers. For the veterans among your Juers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Juers lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Juers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Juers in 1948 was 41, and 70 in 2004.

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