Samuda Family History

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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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Samuda Family Origin

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Samuda Family Occupations

What did your Samuda ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Cook and Cooking were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Samuda. 17% of Samuda men worked as a Cook and 17% of Samuda women worked as a Cooking. Some less common occupations for Americans named Samuda were Rail Laborer and House Work

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Cook
  • Farmer
  • Helper
  • Rail Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Cooking
  • Dressmaker
  • House Maid
  • House Work

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

Samuda Historical Records

What Samuda family records will you find?

Census Record

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 List

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 Card

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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Samuda Life Expectancy

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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Samuda

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Samuda ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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