Jaqua Family History

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Jaqua Name Meaning

Most probably a respelling of the English personal name Jacque. Possibly an Americanized form of French Jaquet.

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

Similar surnames: Jaques, Jaquet, Laqua, Janca, Fuqua, Jarka, Raque, Jacka, Jansa, Jasa

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Jaqua Family Origin

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Jaqua Family Occupations

What did your Jaqua ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Jaqua occupation in the USA was Farmer. 59% of Jaqua's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Jaqua family was Broommaker. Farmer, Keeping House and Attorney At Law were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jaqua.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Attorney At Law

  • Broommaker


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

Jaqua Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Jaqua Life Expectancy

What is the average Jaqua lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Jaqua life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Jaqua in 1957 was 46, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jaqua

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jaqua 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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