Diana Family History

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Diana Name Meaning

Italian: from the female personal name Diana, the name borne in Roman mythology by the goddess of the moon and of hunting.

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


Similar surnames: Dina, Dana, Piana, Diano, Fina, Vigna, Ciano, Dada, Mina, Dias

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Diana Family Origin

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Diana Family Occupations

What did your Diana ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Diana. 24% of Diana men worked as a Laborer and 22% of Diana women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Diana were Barber and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    24%
  • Truck Driver
    12%
  • New Worker
    5%
  • Barber
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • New Worker
    22%
  • Clerk
    12%
  • Packer
    12%
  • Teacher
    8%

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

Diana Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Diana. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Diana 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 Diana. 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 Diana. For the veterans among your Diana ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Diana Life Expectancy

What is the average Diana lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Diana life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Diana in 1951 was 24, and 77 in 2004.

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