Figura Family History

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Figura Name Meaning

Polish, Slovak, Ukrainian, and Hungarian: nickname for someone with a comic appearance, from figura ‘figure’, ‘character’, ‘strange fellow’ (from Latin figura ‘form’, ‘shape’). Southern Italian: possibly from a short form of a personal name formed with figura ‘form’, ‘shape’ (Latin figura; possibly with the same meaning as in 1).

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


Similar surnames: Gura, Figge, Maura, Fina, Figueira, Ficara, Figaro, Nigro, Fedora

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Figura Family Origin

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Figura Family Occupations

What did your Figura ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Figura. 43% of Figura men worked as a Laborer and 20% of Figura women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Figura were Seamstress and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    43%
  • Farmer
    9%
  • Miner
    7%
  • Seamstress
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
    20%
  • Seamstress
    15%
  • Laborer
    15%
  • Maid
    15%

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

Figura Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Figura. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Figura 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 783 immigration records available for the last name Figura. 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 988 military records available for the last name Figura. For the veterans among your Figura ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Figura Life Expectancy

What is the average Figura lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Figura life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Figura in 1961 was 46, and 86 in 2004.

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