Turkey Family History

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Turkey Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

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Turkey Family Origin

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Turkey Family Occupations

What did your Turkey ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Cooper

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Squatter

    17%

In 1880, Cooper, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Turkey. A less common occupation for the Turkey family was Squatter. The most common Turkey occupation in the USA was Cooper. 17% of Turkey's were Coopers.

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Turkey Historical Records

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Turkey Life Expectancy

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Famous Turkey Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)

Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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