Kurek Family History

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Kurek Name Meaning

Polish: nickname from kurek ‘cockerel’, a Polish diminutive of kur ‘rooster’.

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


Similar surnames: Turek, Kusek, Zurek, Kurr, Burek, Kolek, Kurcz, Rusek, Kocurek, Kret

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Kurek Family Origin

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Kurek Family Occupations

What did your Kurek ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Kurek occupation in the UK was Butchers Wife. 100% of Kurek's were Butchers Wifes.

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  • Butchers Wife

    100%

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Kurek Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kurek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kurek 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Kurek. 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 Kurek. For the veterans among your Kurek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kurek Life Expectancy

What is the average Kurek lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Kurek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Kurek in 1957 was 62, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kurek

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kurek 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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