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Samuda Family History

Samuda Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Smuda, Sada, Sama, Samuel, Tamura, Suda, Yamada, Sawada, Samad

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Where is the Samuda family from?

You can see how Samuda families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Samuda family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Scotland between 1871 and 1920. The most Samuda families were found in the UK in 1891. In 1891 there were 9 Samuda families living in London. This was about 60% of all the recorded Samuda's in the UK. London had the highest population of Samuda families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Samuda surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Samuda ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the UK named Samuda. .

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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 Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    100%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Samuda. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Samuda 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 270 immigration records available for the last name Samuda. 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 55 military records available for the last name Samuda. For the veterans among your Samuda ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Samuda lifespan?

Between 1973 and 2004, in the United States, Samuda life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Samuda in 1973 was 73, and 71 in 2004.

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