Lurvey Family History

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Lurvey Name Meaning

Anglicized spelling (in the 17th century) of German or Jewish Loewe.

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


Similar surnames: Turley, Lutey, Gurley, Hulvey, Harvey, Burley, Levey, Purkey, Burkey

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Lurvey Family Origin

Where is the Lurvey family from?

Lurvey Family Occupations

What did your Lurvey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lurvey family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Sailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lurvey. The most common Lurvey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Lurvey's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Sailor

    11%
  • Carpenter

    5%

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

Lurvey Historical Records

What Lurvey family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Lurvey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lurvey census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Lurvey

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Lurvey. 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 Lurvey. For the veterans among your Lurvey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lurvey Life Expectancy

What is the average Lurvey lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Lurvey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Lurvey in 1961 was 73, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lurvey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lurvey 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.

Famous Lurvey Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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