Cura Family History

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Cura Name Meaning

Spanish and Portuguese: from cura ‘priest’. Italian: probably a habitational name from Cura Carpignano in Pavia province, or other places named with this word.

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

Similar surnames: Cuba, Mura, Cira, Cara, Cuva, Dura, Lura, Cora, Gura, Cuda

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Cura Family Origin

Where is the Cura family from?

Cura Family Occupations

What did your Cura ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Figure Maker and General Dealer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Cura. A less common occupation for the Cura family was Labourer. The most common Cura occupation in the UK was Figure Maker. 33% of Cura's were Figure Makers.

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  • Figure Maker

  • General Dealer

  • Labourer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Cura ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Cura Historical Records

What Cura family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Cura. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cura 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Cura. 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 488 military records available for the last name Cura. For the veterans among your Cura ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cura Life Expectancy

What is the average Cura lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Cura life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Cura in 1952 was 38, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cura

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cura 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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