Cira Family History

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Cira Name Meaning

Italian: from Sicilian cira ‘wax’, presumably a metonymic occupational name for someone who collected or sold wax. Italian: habitational name from a place named Cirà. Italian: from the personal name Ciro. Possibly also Albanian: topographic name from çair ‘field’, ‘meadow’ (from Turkish çayir).

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

Similar surnames: Mira, Cera, Wire, Cura, Cina, Mina, Pirc, Vida, Caira, Cima

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Cira Family Origin

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Cira Family Occupations

What did your Cira ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Cashier were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Cira. 27% of Cira men worked as a Salesman

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
  • Laborer
  • New Worker
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Cashier

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

Cira Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Cira. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cira 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 Cira. 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 205 military records available for the last name Cira. For the veterans among your Cira ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cira Life Expectancy

What is the average Cira lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Cira life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Cira in 1955 was 49, and 89 in 2004.

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