Laqua Name Meaning

Swiss French and Alsatian: topographic name for someone living by water, from acqua ‘water’.

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


Similar surnames: Laur, Jaqua, Laque, Larue, Lau, Lama, Landa, Raque, Fuqua, Azua

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Laqua Family Origin

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Laqua Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Farming

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%

In 1880, Farmer and Farming were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Laqua. The most common Laqua occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Laqua's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Laqua family was Laborer.

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Laqua Historical Records

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Laqua Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Laqua life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Laqua in 1961 was 46, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Laqua

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