Dua Name Meaning

Indian (Panjab): Hindu (Arora) and Sikh name based on the name of a clan in the Arora community. The Arabic word du?a ‘invocation’, ‘good wish’ is familiar to Panjabi speakers, but it is not clear whether it is connected with this name.

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

Similar surnames: Hua, Rua, Due, Du, Dux, Dura, Dia, Dub, Lua, Lu

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Dua Family Origin

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Dua Family Occupations

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In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the UK named Dua.

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Dua Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 687 census records available for the last name Dua. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dua 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 711 immigration records available for the last name Dua. 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 79 military records available for the last name Dua. For the veterans among your Dua ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dua Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2003, in the United States, Dua life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Dua in 1953 was 61, and 79 in 2003.

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