Tuerke Family History

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Tuerke Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Tuerk, Turke, Turk, Turkel, Berke, Burke, Muecke, Turko, Zierke

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Tuerke Family Origin

Where is the Tuerke family from?

Tuerke Family Occupations

What did your Tuerke ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Butcher and Satchel Manufacture were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Tuerke. The most common Tuerke occupation in the USA was Butcher. 50% of Tuerke's were Butchers.

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  • Butcher

  • Satchel Manufacture


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Tuerke ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Tuerke Historical Records

What Tuerke family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 206 census records available for the last name Tuerke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tuerke 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 106 immigration records available for the last name Tuerke. 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 31 military records available for the last name Tuerke. For the veterans among your Tuerke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tuerke Life Expectancy

What is the average Tuerke lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2002, in the United States, Tuerke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Tuerke in 1956 was 47, and 66 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tuerke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tuerke 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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