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Hwa Surname Meaning

Chinese: variant of Hua .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Hua, Ha, Han, Wu, Hata, Hay, Ham, He, Hu, Ma

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Where is the Hwa family from?

You can see how Hwa families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hwa family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Hwa family living in Pennsylvania. This was 100% of all the recorded Hwa's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Hwa families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hwa surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Hwa ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Hwa ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 63 census records available for the last name Hwa. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hwa 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 837 immigration records available for the last name Hwa. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 35 military records available for the last name Hwa. For the veterans among your Hwa ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hwa lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Hwa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Hwa in 1966 was 76, and 45 in 2004.

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