Augusta Family History

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Augusta Name Meaning

Italian: habitational name from Augusta in Syracuse province, Sicily.

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


Similar surnames: Agosta, Auletta, Ragusa, Auguste, Augustus, Aguila, August, Asta

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Augusta Family Origin

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Augusta Family Occupations

What did your Augusta ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Augusta. The most common Augusta occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Augusta's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Augusta family was Barber.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Barber

    6%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

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

Augusta Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Augusta. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Augusta 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Augusta. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Augusta. For the veterans among your Augusta ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Augusta Life Expectancy

What is the average Augusta lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Augusta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Augusta in 1942 was 18, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Augusta

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Augusta 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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