Maira Family History

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Maira Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Taira, Caira, Bara, Vara, Mira, Fair, Zara, Barra, Mair, Marra

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Maira Family Origin

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Maira Family Occupations

What did your Maira ancestors do for a living?

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

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Maira Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Maira. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Maira 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Maira. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, 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 Maira. For the veterans among your Maira ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Maira Life Expectancy

What is the average Maira lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Maira life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Maira in 1965 was 73, and 87 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Maira 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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