Samura Family History

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Samura 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: Tamura, Samora, Samra, Samara, Mura, Sama, Samuel, Kamara, Cambra

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Samura Family Origin

Where is the Samura family from?

Samura Family Occupations

What did your Samura ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Samura. 60% of Samura men worked as a Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    60%
  • Delivery Man
    20%
  • Engineer
    20%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Waitress
    100%

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

Samura Historical Records

What Samura family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 127 census records available for the last name Samura. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Samura 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 242 immigration records available for the last name Samura. 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 29 military records available for the last name Samura. For the veterans among your Samura ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Samura Life Expectancy

What is the average Samura lifespan?

Between 1976 and 2003, in the United States, Samura life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Samura in 1976 was 88, and 68 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Samura

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Samura 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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