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Inia Family History

Inia Surname 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: Inga, Inda, Ida, Na, Xia, Gioia, Ing, Niu, Ni, Iida

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Where is the Inia family from?

You can see how Inia families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Inia family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Inia family living in California. This was about 50% of all the recorded Inia's in USA. California and 1 other state had the highest population of Inia families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Inia surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Inia ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Inia. 100% of Inia men worked as a Laborer. .

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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 Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    100%
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Census Records

There are 320 census records available for the last name Inia. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Inia 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 20 immigration records available for the last name Inia. 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 7 military records available for the last name Inia. For the veterans among your Inia ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Inia lifespan?

Between 1994 and 1999, in the United States, Inia life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Inia in 1994 was 75, and 88 in 1999.

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