Massa Family History

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Massa Name Meaning

Southern Italian: habitational name from any of various places called Massa, for example Massa Lubrense or Massa di Somma, both in Naples province, or Masse d’Albe in Aquila, all named from medieval Latin massa ‘holding’, ‘estate’ (from Latin massa ‘mass’, ‘lump’, ‘pile’, Greek maza).

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

Similar surnames: Masse, Mossa, Mars, Kassa, Masso, Lessa, Masias, Mass, Messa, Maia

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Massa Family Origin

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Massa Family Occupations

What did your Massa ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Massa. 43% of Massa men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Plombier
  • Tailor

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

Massa Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

There are 5,000 military records available for the last name Massa. For the veterans among your Massa ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Massa Life Expectancy

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Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Massa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Massa in 1940 was 54, and 76 in 2004.

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