Chura Family History

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Chura Name Meaning

Ukrainian: occupational name from Ukrainian chura, dzhura ‘cossak servant’.

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


Similar surnames: Chuba, Cira, Cura, Court, Curd, Thurn, Choma, Capra, Schur, Cuda

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Chura Family Origin

Where is the Chura family from?

Chura Family Occupations

What did your Chura ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Chura. 34% of Chura men worked as a Laborer and 23% of Chura women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Chura were Farmer and Machine Operator

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    34%
  • Carpenter
    17%
  • Miner
    17%
  • Farmer
    17%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
    23%
  • Cook
    12%
  • Waitress
    12%
  • Machine Operator
    12%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Chura Historical Records

What Chura family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Passenger List

There are 262 immigration records available for the last name Chura. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 307 military records available for the last name Chura. For the veterans among your Chura ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Chura Life Expectancy

What is the average Chura lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2003, in the United States, Chura life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Chura in 1951 was 48, and 80 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chura

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Chura 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.

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