Jurkovich Family History

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Jurkovich Name Meaning

Croatian (Jurkovic) and Slovenian (Jurkovic): patronymic from the personal name Jurko, pet form of Juraj and Jurij, Croatian and Slovenian forms respectively of George.

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


Similar surnames: Yurkovich, Vuckovich, Berkovich, Mirkovich, Jurich, Jankovic

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Jurkovich Family Origin

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Jurkovich Family Occupations

What did your Jurkovich ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Jurkovich. 26% of Jurkovich men worked as a Laborer and 20% of Jurkovich women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Jurkovich were New Worker and Bookkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    26%
  • Miner
    9%
  • Common Laborer
    5%
  • New Worker
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    20%
  • Cook
    8%
  • Waitress
    8%
  • Bookkeeper
    4%

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

Jurkovich Historical Records

What Jurkovich family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 921 census records available for the last name Jurkovich. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jurkovich 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 276 immigration records available for the last name Jurkovich. 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 422 military records available for the last name Jurkovich. For the veterans among your Jurkovich ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jurkovich Life Expectancy

What is the average Jurkovich lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Jurkovich life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Jurkovich in 1962 was 69, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jurkovich

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jurkovich 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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