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Na Family History

Na Name Meaning

Korean: there is only one Chinese character for the Na surname. Some sources indicate that there are 46 different Na clans, but only two of them can be documented, and it is believed that these two sprang from a common founding ancestor. The Na clan’s founding ancestor, Na Pu, migrated from China sometime during the mid-seventh century and settled in the Naju area. Chinese : there are two sources of this surname. One is the state of Na that existed during the Zhou dynasty (1122–221 bc). The other source is the Hu ethnic group, some of whom adopted Na as their surname.

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


Similar surnames: Ma, Ha, Ba, No, Nam, Ni, Sa, Lu, Qi, Du

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You can see how Na families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Na family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Na families were found in Canada in 1911. In 1911 there were 11 Na families living in Ontario. This was about 58% of all the recorded Na's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Na families in 1911.
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What did your Na ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Cook was the top reported job for people in the CA named Na. 50% of Na men worked as a Cook.

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

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Cook
    50%
  • Labourer
    50%
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Census Records

There are 35,000 census records available for the last name Na. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Na census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Na. 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 Cards

There are 44,000 military records available for the last name Na. For the veterans among your Na ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Na lifespan?

Between 1974 and 2004, in the United States, Na life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Na in 1974 was 89, and 61 in 2004.

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