Turnock Family History

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Turnock Name Meaning

English (Midlands): unexplained. There is a Turnock Farm in Cheshire, but it is not clear whether the surname arose from the place name or vice versa.

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

Similar surnames: Burdock, Sturrock, Turner, Tunick, Burlock, Turck, Thornock, Turk

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Turnock Family Origin

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Turnock Family Occupations

What did your Turnock ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Builders Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Turnock. 2% of Turnock men worked as a Builders Labourer and 55% of Turnock women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Turnock were Timber Merchant and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Builders Labourer
  • General Labourer
  • Dairy Farmer
  • Timber Merchant

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Domestic Duties Unpaid
  • Domestic Servant
  • Housewife

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

Turnock Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Turnock. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Turnock 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 512 immigration records available for the last name Turnock. 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 583 military records available for the last name Turnock. For the veterans among your Turnock ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Turnock Life Expectancy

What is the average Turnock lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Turnock life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Turnock in 1963 was 77, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Turnock

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Turnock 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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