Luma Family History

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Luma Name Meaning

Origin unidentified.

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

Similar surnames: Lumm, Lima, Mumaw, Lomba, Puma, Lumia, Buma, Luka, Lama, Lum

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Luma Family Origin

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Luma Family Occupations

What did your Luma ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, cig.Maker, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Luma. The most common Luma occupation in the USA was Cig.Maker. 25% of Luma's were Cig.Makers. A less common occupation for the Luma family was Works On Ranch.

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  • Cig.Maker

  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Works On Ranch


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

Luma Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Luma. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Luma 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 448 immigration records available for the last name Luma. 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 420 military records available for the last name Luma. For the veterans among your Luma ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Luma Life Expectancy

What is the average Luma lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Luma life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Luma in 1963 was 57, and 71 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Luma

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Luma 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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