Serna Family History

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Serna Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from any of various places named La Serna, from serna ‘grainfield’ (of Celtic origin).

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

Similar surnames: Serra, Verna, Perna, Serda, Serpa, Pera, Penna, Cerna, Senna, Tena

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Serna Family Origin

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Serna Family Occupations

What did your Serna ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Serna. 43% of Serna men worked as a Laborer and 19% of Serna women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Serna were Labor and Servant

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Farm Laborer
  • Labor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Maid
  • Housekeeper
  • Servant

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

Serna Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Serna. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Serna 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 7,000 immigration records available for the last name Serna. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Serna. For the veterans among your Serna ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Serna Life Expectancy

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Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Serna life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Serna in 1943 was 36, and 68 in 2004.

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