Favata Family History

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Favata Name Meaning

Southern Italian: topographic name from Sicilian favara ‘bean field’.

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

Similar surnames: Favara, Favale, Fava, Favela, Arata, Fata, Fanara, Favazza, Savasta

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Favata Family Origin

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Favata Family Occupations

What did your Favata ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Cigar Maker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Favata. 22% of Favata men worked as a Laborer and 39% of Favata women worked as a Cigar Maker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Favata were Painter and Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Truck Driver
  • Salesman
  • Painter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Cigar Maker
  • Operator
  • Walnut Picker
  • Laborer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Favata Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Favata. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Favata 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 695 immigration records available for the last name Favata. 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 391 military records available for the last name Favata. For the veterans among your Favata ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Favata Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Favata life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Favata in 1952 was 44, and 73 in 2004.

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