Puga Family History

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Puga Name Meaning

Galician: nickname from puga ‘thorn’, ‘prickle’, probably in the figurative sense ‘sharp’, ‘clever’.

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


Similar surnames: Pula, Dugay, Pust, Puza, Buza, Noga, Mega, Bugaj, Lugg, Auge

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Puga Family Origin

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Puga Family Occupations

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Puga Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Puga Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Puga life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Puga in 1960 was 52, and 77 in 2004.

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