Tuerkel Family History

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Tuerkel 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: Turkel, Merkel, Turmel, Burkel, Sterkel, Stuenkel, Perkel, Berkel

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Tuerkel Family Origin

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Tuerkel Family Occupations

What did your Tuerkel ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Private Means was the top reported job for people in the UK named Tuerkel.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Private Means
    100%

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

Tuerkel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 27 census records available for the last name Tuerkel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tuerkel 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 60 immigration records available for the last name Tuerkel. 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 military records available for the last name Tuerkel. For the veterans among your Tuerkel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tuerkel Life Expectancy

What is the average Tuerkel lifespan?

Average Tuerkel life expectancy in 1998 was 90 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 75.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tuerkel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tuerkel 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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