Turay Family History

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Turay Name Meaning

Muslim: unexplained. Possibly an adjectival derivative of Turan. African: unexplained. Hungarian: habitational name for someone from a place called Tura.

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

Similar surnames: Duray, Turi, Turan, Troy, Murai, Bury, Turek, Dubray, Turvey, Turney

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Turay Family Origin

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Turay Family Occupations

What did your Turay ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farming and Ouse Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Turay. 38% of Turay men worked as a Farming

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farming
  • Laborer
  • Owner Mgr

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Ouse Worker

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

Turay Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 793 census records available for the last name Turay. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Turay 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 170 immigration records available for the last name Turay. 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 287 military records available for the last name Turay. For the veterans among your Turay ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Turay Life Expectancy

What is the average Turay lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Turay life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Turay in 1965 was 75, and 85 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Turay 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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