Lua Name Meaning

Spanish and Galician (lúa): habitational name from a place called lúa in Lugo province (Galicia). This name is common in MexicoTongan: unexplained. Hawaiian: unexplained. Chinese: possibly a variant of Lai 1.

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


Similar surnames: Hua, Lum, Rua, Lu, Luy, Luna, Lui, Luca, Luc, Luz

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Lua Family Origin

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Lua Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lua family was Laborer. Blacksmith and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Lua. The most common Lua occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 33% of Lua's were Blacksmiths.

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Lua Historical Records

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Lua Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Lua life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Lua in 1962 was 74, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lua

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