History of your Surname
Get access to Juran family records.Start a free trial

Juran Family History

Juran Name Meaning

Czech and Slovak (Juran, Jurán) and Croatian: from a derivative of the personal name, Czech (Moravian dialect) Jura, Croatian Juraj, vernacular forms of Greek Georgios (see George).

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


Similar surnames: Juras, Jura, Duran, Jurman, Jirak, Buran, Burian, Ulan, Juan, Furman

Search for a relative to learn more about your family history.

Hint: Try searching for a relative alive in 1940.

Black & white image of a young woman scientist

Where is the Juran family from?

You can see how Juran families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Juran family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Juran families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 6 Juran families living in Minnesota. This was about 33% of all the recorded Juran's in USA. Minnesota had the highest population of Juran families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Juran surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Juran ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Juran. 34% of Juran men worked as a Laborer and 38% of Juran women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Juran were Manager and Laborer. .

View Census Data for Juran | Data not to scale

*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

  • Laborer
    34%
  • Farmer
    18%
  • Salesman
    9%
  • Manager
    5%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housekeeper
    38%
  • Maid
    38%
  • Laborer
    25%
Black & white image of two construction labourers

What Juran family records will you find?

Census Records

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

Search US census records for Juran

Passenger Lists

There are 786 immigration records available for the last name Juran. 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.

View all Juran immigration records

Draft Cards

There are 388 military records available for the last name Juran. For the veterans among your Juran ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Juran military records

You've only scratched the surface of Juran family history

Discover More

What is the average Juran lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Juran life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Juran in 1955 was 53, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Juran

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in the Juran family tree

Explore Your Tree
Search for another surname
Start a 14-Day Free Trial