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Luera Name Meaning

Castilianized form of Asturian-Leonese Lluera, habitational name from the village of Lluera in Asturies (northern Spain), named from or associated with the Marian name Nues(tr)a Señora de Lluera ‘Our Lady of the Light’.

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

Similar surnames: Lueras, Lura, Riera, Lora, Lier, Lueck, Dura, Lucca, Lara, Vera

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Luera Family Origin

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Luera Family Occupations

What did your Luera ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Luera occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Luera's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Luera family was Shepard. Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Luera.

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  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Shepard


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

Luera Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Luera. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Luera 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Luera. 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 335 military records available for the last name Luera. For the veterans among your Luera ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Luera Life Expectancy

What is the average Luera lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Luera life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Luera in 1958 was 45, and 72 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Luera 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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