Turchin Family History

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Turchin Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic), Russian, and Ukrainian: nickname or ethnic name from Russian turchin, Ukrainian turchyn ‘Turk’ (see Turk). Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from Turchiny or Turchino in Belarus.

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

Similar surnames: Turin, Turczyn, Turco, Duchin, Turpin, Tolchin, Turi, Sutphin, Aucoin

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Turchin Family Origin

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Turchin Family Occupations

What did your Turchin ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Turchin occupation in the UK was French Polisher. 100% of Turchin's were French Polishers.

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  • French Polisher


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

Turchin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Turchin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Turchin 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 316 immigration records available for the last name Turchin. 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 280 military records available for the last name Turchin. For the veterans among your Turchin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Turchin Life Expectancy

What is the average Turchin lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Turchin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Turchin in 1958 was 57, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Turchin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Turchin 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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