Lira Name Meaning

Spanish: of uncertain derivation; probably a habitational name from one of the places in Galicia called Lira, in A Coruña and Pontevedra provinces.

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


Similar surnames: Mira, Lima, Loza, Lara, Lora, Lina, Cora, Cira, Lura, Lipa

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Lira Family Origin

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Lira Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Labor

    25%
  • Overseer

    25%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lira family was Overseer. Farmer and Labor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Lira. The most common Lira occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Lira's were Farmers.

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Lira Historical Records

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Lira Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Lira life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Lira in 1950 was 53, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lira

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