Turkett Family History

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Turkett Name Meaning

English: from a pet form of the personal name Turkel.

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

Similar surnames: Burkett, Tuckett, Duckett, Luckett, Burdett, Turkel, Wickett, Torbett

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Turkett Family Origin

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Turkett Family Occupations

What did your Turkett ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

  • Farming


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

Turkett Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 837 census records available for the last name Turkett. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Turkett 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 26 immigration records available for the last name Turkett. 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 258 military records available for the last name Turkett. For the veterans among your Turkett ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Turkett Life Expectancy

What is the average Turkett lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Turkett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Turkett in 1945 was 21, and 78 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Turkett 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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