Novoa Family History

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Novoa Name Meaning

Galician (Nóvoa): habitational name from the former Galician juridical district Terra de Nóvoa, in Ourense province.

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


Similar surnames: Noboa, Novo, Nova, Cova, Nola, Noia, Novara, Noto, Navia, Noya

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Novoa Family Origin

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Novoa Family Occupations

What did your Novoa ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Jornalero and Lavandera were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Novoa. 28% of Novoa men worked as a Jornalero

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Jornalero
    28%
  • Labrador
    17%
  • Farmer
    12%
  • Cook
    12%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Lavandera
    100%

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

Novoa Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Novoa. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Novoa 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Novoa. 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 168 military records available for the last name Novoa. For the veterans among your Novoa ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Novoa Life Expectancy

What is the average Novoa lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Novoa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Novoa in 1942 was 37, and 67 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Novoa 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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