Luca Family History

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Luca Name Meaning

Italian: from the personal name Luca, from Latin Lucas. Southern Italian (Lucà): possibly from a short form of Greek Loukanos, denoting an inhabitant of Lucania (see Lucas). Dutch: variant of Lucas. Hungarian: from Luca, a pet form of the personal name Lucia, feminine form of Lucio, from Latin Lucius.

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


Similar surnames: Lucas, Lucia, Luka, Luck, Luce, Luc, Duca, Lua, Huck, Mula

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Luca Family Origin

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Luca Family Occupations

What did your Luca ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Labourer and Cadet Salvation Army Training School were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Luca. 29% of Luca men worked as a Labourer and 34% of Luca women worked as a Cadet Salvation Army Training School. Some less common occupations for Americans named Luca were Fisherman and Lock Master

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Labourer
    29%
  • Farmer
    22%
  • Laborer
    15%
  • Fisherman
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Cadet Salvation Army Training School
    34%
  • Destitute
    34%
  • Lock Master
    34%

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

Luca Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 18,000 census records available for the last name Luca. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Luca 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 19,000 immigration records available for the last name Luca. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Luca. For the veterans among your Luca ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Luca Life Expectancy

What is the average Luca lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Luca life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Luca in 1948 was 60, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Luca

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