Duca Family History

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Duca Name Meaning

Italian: from the title of rank duca ‘duke’ (Latin dux, genitive ducis ‘leader’), an occupational name for someone who lived or worked in the household of a duke or a nickname for someone who gave himself airs and graces like a duke. Hungarian: of uncertain derivation, probably a nickname for a fat person.

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


Similar surnames: Duke, Duce, Duck, Ducat, Duda, Duch, Luca, Buza, Gruca, Duga

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Duca Family Origin

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Duca Family Occupations

What did your Duca ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Duca family was Laborer. The most common Duca occupation in the USA was Fruit & Candy Store. 33% of Duca's were Fruit & Candy Stores. Fruit & Candy Store and Ice Cream Depot were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Duca.

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  • Fruit & Candy Store

    33%
  • Ice Cream Depot

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%

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

Duca Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Duca. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Duca 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 Duca. 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 Duca. For the veterans among your Duca ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Duca Life Expectancy

What is the average Duca lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Duca life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Duca in 1954 was 42, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Duca

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Duca 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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