Lastra Family History

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Lastra Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from any of the various places called Lastra in Lugo (Galicia) or Oviedo (Asturias), or La Lastra (numerous places in northern Spain), named with lastra ‘flat slab of rock’.

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


Similar surnames: Lamora, Castro, Lata, Bastos, Lista, Lara, Last, Asta, Laura, Latta

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Lastra Family Origin

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Lastra Family Occupations

What did your Lastra ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Lastra. 25% of Lastra men worked as a Laborer and 67% of Lastra women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lastra were Salesman and Housework

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    25%
  • Farm Laborer
    19%
  • Baker
    19%
  • Salesman
    13%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    67%
  • Housework
    34%

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

Lastra Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Lastra. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lastra 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 Lastra. 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 340 military records available for the last name Lastra. For the veterans among your Lastra ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lastra Life Expectancy

What is the average Lastra lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Lastra life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Lastra in 1952 was 23, and 69 in 2004.

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