Jurs Name Meaning

Danish and North German (Jürs): patronymic from a vernacular form of George. Latvian: variant of Juris.

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


Similar surnames: Juers, Juris, Jura, Juras, Duris, Yurk, Mars, Huls, Luks, Muns

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Jurs Family Origin

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Jurs Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Boot & Shoe Maker

    11%
  • Cabinet Maker

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%

In 1880, the most common Jurs occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Jurs's were Farmers. Farmer, Boot & Shoe Maker and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jurs. A less common occupation for the Jurs family was Laborer.

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Jurs Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2003, Jurs life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Jurs in 1961 was 76, and 74 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jurs

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