Cuba Name Meaning

Portuguese, Asturian-Leonese, Galician, and Spanish: habitational name from any of the places in Portugal (in the provinces of Alentejo and Beira Baixa) or Spain (in Aragon, Asturies, and Galicia) named Cuba, from cuba ‘barrel’ (from Latin cupa). Variant spelling of Kuba.

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


Similar surnames: Cubas, Cura, Juba, Chuba, Cota, Cea, Mula, Cueva, Cora, Cuda

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Cuba Family Origin

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Cuba Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Farming

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Clerk

    10%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cuba. A less common occupation for the Cuba family was Clerk. The most common Cuba occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Cuba's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Cuba | Data not to scale

Cuba Historical Records

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Cuba Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Cuba life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Cuba in 1955 was 30, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cuba

Famous Cuba Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)

Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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