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Noa Name Meaning

Spanish: from the Biblical personal name Noah. German (Noä) and Jewish: variant spelling of Noah.

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

Similar surnames: Noah, Noe, Noy, Noh, Nora, Noya, Joa, Noia, Roa, Nova

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Where is the Noa family from?

You can see how Noa families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Noa family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Noa families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 5 Noa families living in Alberta. This was about 71% of all the recorded Noa's in Canada. Alberta had the highest population of Noa families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Noa surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Noa ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Saleslady were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Noa. 39% of Noa men worked as a Laborer.

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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.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Farming
  • Farmer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Saleslady
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Noa. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Noa 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Noa. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Noa. For the veterans among your Noa ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Noa lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Noa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Noa in 1961 was 27, and 70 in 2004.

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