Gursky Family History

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Gursky Name Meaning

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

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

Similar surnames: Gurski, Gorsky, Gurske, Gorski, Mirsky, Lutsky, Turek, Dansky, Gusky

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Gursky Family Origin

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Gursky Family Occupations

What did your Gursky ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, tailor, Laborer and W. In Cooper Shop were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gursky. A less common occupation for the Gursky family was Works In Sugar Factory. The most common Gursky occupation in the USA was Tailor. 40% of Gursky's were Tailors.

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  • Tailor

  • Laborer

  • W. In Cooper Shop

  • Works In Sugar Factory


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

Gursky Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Gursky. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gursky 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 Gursky. 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 788 military records available for the last name Gursky. For the veterans among your Gursky ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gursky Life Expectancy

What is the average Gursky lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Gursky life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Gursky in 1951 was 37, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gursky

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gursky 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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