Loya Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from Loya in Navarra, Basque Country.

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


Similar surnames: Loza, Lora, Loy, Moya, Goya, Noya, Loga, Lona, Loyola, Ola

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Loya Family Origin

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Loya Family Occupations

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  • Factory Hand

    33%
  • Servant

    33%
  • Teamster

    33%

In 1881, the most common Loya occupation in Canada was Factory Hand. 33% of Loya's were Factory Hands. Factory Hand and Servant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Loya. A less common occupation for the Loya family was Teamster.

Source: Census data for Loya | Data not to scale

Loya Historical Records

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Loya Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Loya life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1946. The average life expectancy for Loya in 1946 was 100, and 65 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Loya

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