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Serda Name Meaning

Catalan (Serdà): variant of the regional name Cerda. Catalan: habitational name from a place called La Serda, in Valencia.

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


Similar surnames: Serra, Cerda, Seda, Sera, Derda, Serna, Serpa, Pera, Sereda, Perna

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Where is the Serda family from?

You can see how Serda families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Serda family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Serda families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Serda family living in Louisiana. This was 100% of all the recorded Serda's in the USA. Louisiana had the highest population of Serda families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Serda surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Serda ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Serda. 50% of Serda men worked as a Laborer and 72% of Serda women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Serda were Driller and Seamstress.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    50%
  • Farm Laborer
    20%
  • Truck Driver
    10%
  • Driller
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
    72%
  • Seamstress
    29%
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Serda. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Serda census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 621 immigration records available for the last name Serda. 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 Cards

There are 600 military records available for the last name Serda. For the veterans among your Serda ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Serda lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2003, in the United States, Serda life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Serda in 1953 was 34, and 72 in 2003.

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