Nogueira Family History

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Nogueira Name Meaning

Portuguese and Galician: habitational name from any of numerous places in Portugal and Galicia so named from nogueira ‘walnut tree’ (Late Latin nucarius, from nux, genitive nucis, ‘nut’).

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


Similar surnames: Noguera, Sequeira, Figueira, Moreira, Higuera, Barreira, Moura

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Nogueira Family Origin

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Nogueira Family Occupations

What did your Nogueira ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Weaver and Cigar Maker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Nogueira. 31% of Nogueira men worked as a Weaver and 60% of Nogueira women worked as a Cigar Maker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Nogueira were Manager and Sewer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Weaver
    31%
  • Laborer
    24%
  • Depandiente
    16%
  • Manager
    16%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Cigar Maker
    60%
  • Sewer
    40%

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

Nogueira Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 792 census records available for the last name Nogueira. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nogueira 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Nogueira. 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 174 military records available for the last name Nogueira. For the veterans among your Nogueira ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nogueira Life Expectancy

What is the average Nogueira lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Nogueira life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Nogueira in 1958 was 55, and 79 in 2004.

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