Noronha Family History

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Noronha Name Meaning

Portuguese: originally from Asturian-Leonese Noroña, variant of the habitational name Noreña, a town in Asturies. This name is common in the former Portuguese colony of Goa and elsewhere in western India, where it was taken by Portuguese colonists.

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

Similar surnames: Orona, Corona, Noriega, Nora, Moron, Rocha, Ronda, Nordahl, Carona

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Noronha Family Origin

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Noronha Family Occupations

What did your Noronha ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Catholic Priest was the top reported job for people in the UK named Noronha. 50% of Noronha men worked as a Catholic Priest

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Catholic Priest
  • Medical Practitioner

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

Noronha Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 252 census records available for the last name Noronha. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Noronha 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 875 immigration records available for the last name Noronha. 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 108 military records available for the last name Noronha. For the veterans among your Noronha ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Noronha Life Expectancy

What is the average Noronha lifespan?

Between 1973 and 2004, in the United States, Noronha life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Noronha in 1973 was 71, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Noronha

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