Jurek Family History

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Jurek Name Meaning

Polish: from a pet form of the personal name Jura.

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

Similar surnames: Junek, Jurik, Juras, Kubek, Juracek, Sulek, Janek, Marek, Jacek

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Jurek Family Origin

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Jurek Family Occupations

What did your Jurek ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Jurek. 14% of Jurek men worked as a Laborer and 6% of Jurek women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Jurek were Machinist and Seamstress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Farm Laborer
  • Machinist

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Waitress
  • Housework
  • Machine Operator
  • Seamstress

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

Jurek Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Jurek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jurek 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Jurek. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Jurek. For the veterans among your Jurek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jurek Life Expectancy

What is the average Jurek lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Jurek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Jurek in 1946 was 25, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jurek

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jurek 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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