Turan Name Meaning

Iranian, Turkish, etc.: ethnic name for someone from Turan, a region of central Asia, said to have been named for Tur, son of Faridun, a legendary king of Persia who ruled around 750 bc.

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


Similar surnames: Turay, Turano, Turman, Thran, Turco, Turek, Turk, Duray, Murai, Buren

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Turan Family Origin

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Turan Family Occupations

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  • Fisherman

    33%
  • Merchant Tailor

    33%
  • Piano Maker

    33%

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In 1880, the most common Turan occupation in the USA was Fisherman. 33% of Turan's were Fishermans. Fisherman and Merchant Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Turan. A less common occupation for the Turan family was Piano Maker.

Source: Census data for Turan | Data not to scale

Turan Historical Records

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Turan Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Turan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Turan in 1963 was 71, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Turan

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