Tuerk Family History

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Tuerk Name Meaning

German (Türk): see Turk.

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


Similar surnames: Turk, Durk, Turck, Turke, Buerk, Merk, Werk, Duerr, Tuck, Purk

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Tuerk Family Origin

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Tuerk Family Occupations

What did your Tuerk ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Horseman On Farm and Machinist Gun Barrels were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Tuerk. 25% of Tuerk men worked as a Horseman On Farm and 34% of Tuerk women worked as a Machinist Gun Barrels. Some less common occupations for Americans named Tuerk were Secondery School Teacher Repigee Seeking Work and Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Horseman On Farm
    25%
  • Sales Agent For Wood coal Merchant
    25%
  • Schoolmaster
    25%
  • Secondery School Teacher Repigee Seeking Work
    25%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Machinist Gun Barrels
    34%
  • Refugee Seeking Domestic Employ
    34%
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    34%

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

Tuerk Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Tuerk. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tuerk 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 481 immigration records available for the last name Tuerk. 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 242 military records available for the last name Tuerk. For the veterans among your Tuerk ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tuerk Life Expectancy

What is the average Tuerk lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Tuerk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Tuerk in 1964 was 64, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tuerk

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tuerk 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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