Jourden Family History

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Jourden Name Meaning

Variant spelling of French Jordan.

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

Similar surnames: Jorden, Jourdan, Jordon, Jourdain, Journey, Durden, Lorden, Jordan

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Jourden Family Origin

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Jourden Family Occupations

What did your Jourden ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Cab Driver and French Polisher were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Jourden. The most common Jourden occupation in the UK was Cab Driver. 50% of Jourden's were Cab Drivers.

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  • Cab Driver

  • French Polisher


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Jourden Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Jourden. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jourden 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 124 immigration records available for the last name Jourden. 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 592 military records available for the last name Jourden. For the veterans among your Jourden ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jourden Life Expectancy

What is the average Jourden lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Jourden life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Jourden in 1964 was 70, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jourden 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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