Kurian Family History

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Kurian Name Meaning

Indian (Kerala): name in the Christian community, a derivative of the Greek personal name Kyriakos ‘of the Lord’ (equivalent to Dominic), with the Tamil-Malayalam third personal singular suffix -n. It is found only as a given name in Kerala, but in the U.S. has come to be used as a family name among families from Kerala.

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

Similar surnames: Krizan, Urban, Karan, Burian, Kuban, Duran, Kunin, Durban, Brian

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Kurian Family Origin

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Kurian Family Occupations

What did your Kurian ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Contractor and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kurian. 10% of Kurian men worked as a Contractor and 17% of Kurian women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kurian were Salesman and Bunch Maker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Contractor
  • Laborer
  • Operator
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
  • New Worker
  • Stenographer
  • Bunch Maker

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

Kurian Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 687 census records available for the last name Kurian. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kurian 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 350 immigration records available for the last name Kurian. 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 140 military records available for the last name Kurian. For the veterans among your Kurian ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kurian Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Kurian life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Kurian in 1962 was 78, and 70 in 2004.

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