Gura Name Meaning

Polish and Jewish (from Poland): variant of Gora. Ukrainian and Belorussian: from a pet form of Gury, a variant of Hury (see George). Albanian: from gur(i) ‘stone’, either a topographic name or a nickname for a tough character, or from a place called Gura, named with this word.

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


Similar surnames: Gurka, Gora, Dura, Mura, Gera, Gula, Jura, Guba, Cura, Gara

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Gura Family Origin

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Gura Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    50%

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In 1880, Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gura. The most common Gura occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Gura's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Gura | Data not to scale

Gura Historical Records

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Gura Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, Gura life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Gura in 1957 was 42, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gura

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