Sonia Family History

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Sonia Name Meaning

French: metronymic from the female personal name Sonia.

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

Similar surnames: Sofia, Sorin, Sonkin, Sosin, Donna, Sofka, Mona, Socia, Gonda, Soni

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Sonia Family Origin

Where is the Sonia family from?

Sonia Family Occupations

What did your Sonia ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Sonia family was Mill Laborer. The most common Sonia occupation in Canada was Farmer. 44% of Sonia's were Farmers. Farmer, Day Labourer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sonia.

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  • Farmer

  • Day Labourer

  • Labourer

  • Mill Laborer


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

Sonia Historical Records

What Sonia family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Sonia. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sonia 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 731 immigration records available for the last name Sonia. 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 270 military records available for the last name Sonia. For the veterans among your Sonia ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sonia Life Expectancy

What is the average Sonia lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Sonia life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Sonia in 1964 was 82, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sonia

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sonia 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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