Maura Name Meaning

Catalan and French: variant of Maure, from the Latin personal name Maurus (see Moore 2). Southern Italian: from a feminine variant of the personal name Mauro.

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

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Maura Family Origin

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Maura Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Car Shop Rr

    14%
  • Clerk In Store

    14%
  • Keeping House

    14%

In 1880, the most common Maura occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Maura's were Farmers. Farmer, Car Shop Rr and Clerk In Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Maura. A less common occupation for the Maura family was Keeping House.

Source: Census data for Maura | Data not to scale

Maura Historical Records

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Maura Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Maura life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Maura in 1961 was 37, and 46 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Maura

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