Zurek Name Meaning

Polish (Zurek): from Polish ?zurek ‘sour soup’, probably a nickname for someone who had a special liking for sour soup. This name is also established in German-speaking countries.

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


Similar surnames: Turek, Kurek, Burak, Burek, Zubek, Zarek, Jurek, Syrek, Zuk, Zelek

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Zurek Family Origin

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Zurek Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Work In Lumber Yd

    33%

In 1880, Farmer and Work In Lumber Yd were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Zurek. The most common Zurek occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Zurek's were Farmers.

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Zurek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1954. The average life expectancy for Zurek in 1954 was 100, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zurek

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