Amoya Family History

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Amoya Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Amaya, Moya, Mora, Amos, Moy, Arora, Kamiya, Amor, Araya, Mota

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Amoya Family Origin

Where is the Amoya family from?

Amoya Family Occupations

What did your Amoya ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Section Hand and Mangler were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Amoya. 50% of Amoya men worked as a Section Hand

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Section Hand
    50%
  • Shoe Repairer
    50%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Mangler
    100%

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

Amoya Historical Records

What Amoya family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 87 census records available for the last name Amoya. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Amoya 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 19 immigration records available for the last name Amoya. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 3 military records available for the last name Amoya. For the veterans among your Amoya ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Amoya Life Expectancy

What is the average Amoya lifespan?

Average Amoya life expectancy in 1979 was 85 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 70.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Amoya

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Amoya 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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