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Chua Family History

Chua Name Meaning

Peruvian: unexplained. The etymology is not Spanish; it is probably Quechuan. Chinese : variant of Cai 1.

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


Similar surnames: Chum, Chia, Hua, Che, Chui, Chun, Chu, Cha, Chi, Chim

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Where is the Chua family from?

You can see how Chua families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Chua family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Chua families were found in USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 4 Chua families living in British Columbia. This was 100% of all the recorded Chua's in Canada. British Columbia had the highest population of Chua families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Chua surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Chua ancestors do for a living?

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

What Chua family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 721 census records available for the last name Chua. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Chua census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Chua. 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 Cards

There are 76 military records available for the last name Chua. For the veterans among your Chua ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Chua lifespan?

Between 1978 and 2004, in the United States, Chua life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Chua in 1978 was 100, and 69 in 2004.

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