Duga Name Meaning

Southern French: southern variant of Duguet, an occupational name for a watchman, literally ‘(the man) of the watch (guet)’.

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


Similar surnames: Dugar, Dugal, Duba, Dugo, Dugay, Duca, Dura, Dugas, Duke, Auge

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Duga Family Origin

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Duga Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Fisherman

    17%
  • Dress Making

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%

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In 1881, Farmer, Fisherman and Dress Making were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Duga. A less common occupation for the Duga family was Farm Laborer. The most common Duga occupation in Canada was Farmer. 42% of Duga's were Farmers.

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Duga Historical Records

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Duga Life Expectancy

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Between 1950 and 2004, Duga life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Duga in 1950 was 36, and 85 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Duga

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