Yurkovich Family History

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Yurkovich Name Meaning

Ukrainian and Belorussian: patronymic from the personal name Yurko, a pet form of Yury or Yura, eastern Slavic equivalents of George. Jewish (from Bessarabia): habitational name for someone from Yurkovtsy in Ukraine. Americanized spelling of Croatian Jurkovic or Slovenian Jurkovic ‘son of George’ (see Jurkovich).

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


Similar surnames: Jurkovich, Vuckovich, Markovich, Turkovich, Perkovich, Berkovich

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Yurkovich Family Origin

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Yurkovich Family Occupations

What did your Yurkovich ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Assembler were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Yurkovich. 23% of Yurkovich men worked as a Laborer and 10% of Yurkovich women worked as an Assembler. Some less common occupations for Americans named Yurkovich were Farmer and Packer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    23%
  • Miner
    8%
  • New Worker
    7%
  • Farmer
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Assembler
    10%
  • Housekeeper
    7%
  • Maid
    7%
  • Packer
    7%

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

Yurkovich Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Yurkovich. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Yurkovich 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 127 immigration records available for the last name Yurkovich. 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 476 military records available for the last name Yurkovich. For the veterans among your Yurkovich ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Yurkovich Life Expectancy

What is the average Yurkovich lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Yurkovich life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Yurkovich in 1956 was 60, and 68 in 2004.

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