Guardia Family History

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Guardia Name Meaning

Catalan (Guàrdia), Spanish, and Italian: from Catalan guàrdia, Spanish and Italian guardia ‘guard’, ‘watch’, a topographic name for someone who lived by a watch place, an occupational name for a member of the town guard, or a habitational name from any of the numerous places named (La) Guardia.

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

Similar surnames: Laguardia, Badia, Guardiola, Gardin, Gard, Buendia, Tarzia, Galdi

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Guardia Family Origin

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Guardia Family Occupations

What did your Guardia ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Inspector Aircraft Food and Private Means were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Guardia. 50% of Guardia women worked as a Private Means

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Inspector Aircraft Food

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Private Means
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Guardia Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Guardia. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Guardia 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Guardia. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Guardia. For the veterans among your Guardia ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Guardia Life Expectancy

What is the average Guardia lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Guardia life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Guardia in 1963 was 75, and 91 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Guardia 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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