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Amenta Name Meaning

Southern Italian (Sicily): habitational name from any of various minor places in Sicily named Amenta, from menta ‘mint’.

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


Similar surnames: Menta, Arena, Armenta, Motta, Abeyta, Mento, Avena, Gaeta, Armento

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Amenta Family Origin

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Amenta Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Amenta occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Amenta's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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Amenta Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Amenta. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Amenta 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Amenta. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Amenta. For the veterans among your Amenta ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Amenta Life Expectancy

What is the average Amenta lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Amenta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Amenta in 1957 was 46, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Amenta 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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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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