Laguna Family History

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Laguna Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from any of the numerous places named Laguna, from laguna ‘pool’, ‘pond’ (from Latin lacuna ‘hollow’, ‘hole’).

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


Similar surnames: Lagunas, Magana, Luna, Laura, Sagun, Alagna, Lague, Vigna, Haga

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Laguna Family Origin

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Laguna Family Occupations

What did your Laguna ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpintero were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Laguna. A less common occupation for the Laguna family was Laborer. The most common Laguna occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Laguna's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Keeping House

    25%
  • Carpintero

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

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

Laguna Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Laguna. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Laguna 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 Laguna. 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 Laguna. For the veterans among your Laguna ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Laguna Life Expectancy

What is the average Laguna lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Laguna life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Laguna in 1944 was 40, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Laguna

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Laguna 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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