Gurewitz Family History

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Gurewitz Name Meaning

Jewish (from Belarus and Lithuania): variant of Horowitz.

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

Similar surnames: Gurwitz, Gurevich, Hurwitz, Gerwitz, Horwitz, Hurvitz, Krawitz

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Gurewitz Family Origin

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Gurewitz Family Occupations

What did your Gurewitz ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Gurewitz. 30% of Gurewitz men worked as a Salesman

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
  • Owner
  • Clerk
  • Painter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer

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

Gurewitz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 801 census records available for the last name Gurewitz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gurewitz 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Gurewitz. 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 157 military records available for the last name Gurewitz. For the veterans among your Gurewitz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gurewitz Life Expectancy

What is the average Gurewitz lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Gurewitz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Gurewitz in 1962 was 54, and 89 in 2003.

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