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Casa Name Meaning

Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish: from casa ‘house’ (Latin casa ‘hut’, ‘cottage’, ‘cabin’), perhaps originally denoting the occupier of the most distinguished house in a village. Italian: from a short form of the personal name Benincasa, an omen name meaning ‘welcome in (our) house’. Italian (Sicily; Casà): probably a metonymic occupational name for a maker of saddlecloths, from Greek kasas ‘saddlecloth’.

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


Similar surnames: Caso, Basa, Cava, Caza, Cala, Casal, Case, Asa, Cass, Kara

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Casa Family Origin

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Casa Family Occupations

What did your Casa ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Casa occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Casa's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Casa family was Miner. Farmer, Blacksmith and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Casa.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Blacksmith

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Miner

    10%

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

Casa Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Casa Life Expectancy

What is the average Casa lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Casa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Casa in 1960 was 61, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Casa

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Casa 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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