Lucia Family History

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Lucia Name Meaning

Spanish (Lucía) and southern Italian: from the female personal name Lucia, feminine derivative of Latin lux ‘light’. English: from a Latinized form of Luce. Respelling of French Lussier.

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

Similar surnames: Luca, Lucio, Lucian, Lucas, Luce, Lucius, Lia, Luc, Lupia, Lucca

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Lucia Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Lucia name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Lucia. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Italy


  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • France


  • Germanic Europe


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Lucia Family Origin

Where is the Lucia family from?

Lucia Family Occupations

What did your Lucia ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Brick Moulder, Brickmaker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lucia. The most common Lucia occupation in the UK was Brick Moulder. 11% of Lucia's were Brick Moulders. A less common occupation for the Lucia family was Cheesemongers Shop Man.

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  • Brick Moulder

  • Brickmaker

  • Carpenter

  • Cheesemongers Shop Man


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Lucia ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Lucia Historical Records

What Lucia family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 25,000 census records available for the last name Lucia. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lucia 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 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Lucia. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Lucia. For the veterans among your Lucia ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lucia Life Expectancy

What is the average Lucia lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Lucia life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Lucia in 1944 was 47, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lucia

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lucia 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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