Laqua Family History

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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

What did your Laqua ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, 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. Farmer and Farming were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Laqua.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Farming

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%

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

Laqua Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Laqua Life Expectancy

What is the average Laqua lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Laqua

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Laqua 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.

Famous Laqua Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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