Asta Name Meaning

habitational name from a place in Sicily called Asta. perhaps also from a medieval byname, either a short form of Astancollo (from asta in collo ‘lance in neck’), or directly from asta ‘lance’.

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


Similar surnames: Basta, Kasza, Ast, Aita, Bast, Nasta, Asa, Kast, Festa, Hast

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Asta Family Origin

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Asta Family Occupations

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  • Fruit Store

    50%
  • Works In Tea House

    50%

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In 1880, Fruit Store and Works In Tea House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Asta. The most common Asta occupation in the USA was Fruit Store. 50% of Asta's were Fruit Stores.

Source: Census data for Asta | Data not to scale

Asta Historical Records

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Asta Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, Asta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Asta in 1944 was 47, and 59 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Asta

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