Gurski Family History

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Gurski Name Meaning

Polish (Górski) and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): variant of Gorski.

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

Similar surnames: Gursky, Gurske, Gorski, Gorsky, Borski, Barski, Turek, Shumski

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Gurski Family Origin

Where is the Gurski family from?

Gurski Family Occupations

What did your Gurski ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gurski occupation in the USA was Laborer. 67% of Gurski's were Laborers. Laborer and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gurski.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer


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

Gurski Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Gurski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gurski 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Gurski. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Gurski. For the veterans among your Gurski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gurski Life Expectancy

What is the average Gurski lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Gurski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Gurski in 1950 was 42, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gurski

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gurski 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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