Turowski Family History

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Turowski Name Meaning

Polish and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name from any of various places called Turowo or Turów, named with Polish tur ‘aurochs’. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from Turov in Belarus (see Turoff).

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


Similar surnames: Kurowski, Tarnowski, Borowski, Turski, Markowski, Zurowski, Turkowski

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Turowski Family Origin

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Turowski Family Occupations

What did your Turowski ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Press Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Turowski. 21% of Turowski men worked as a Laborer and 10% of Turowski women worked as a Press Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Turowski were Machinist and New Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    21%
  • Butcher
    4%
  • Body Finisher
    3%
  • Machinist
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Press Operator
    10%
  • Stenographer
    10%
  • Factory
    7%
  • New Worker
    7%

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

Turowski Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Turowski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Turowski 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 721 immigration records available for the last name Turowski. 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 885 military records available for the last name Turowski. For the veterans among your Turowski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Turowski Life Expectancy

What is the average Turowski lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Turowski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Turowski in 1960 was 49, and 71 in 2004.

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