Nicotra Family History

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Nicotra Name Meaning

Southern Italian (Sicily): from a reduced form of Nicotera. This is one of the most common surnames in Catania province.

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

Similar surnames: Nicotera, Nicolo, Ficarra, Nora, Nicola, Sinatra, Cotta, Licata

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Nicotra Family Origin

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Nicotra Family Occupations

What did your Nicotra ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Machine Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Nicotra. 15% of Nicotra men worked as a Laborer and 13% of Nicotra women worked as a Machine Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Nicotra were Chauffeur and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Barber
  • Chauffeur

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Machine Operator
  • Operator
  • Housekeeper
  • Housewife

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

Nicotra Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Nicotra. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nicotra 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 833 immigration records available for the last name Nicotra. 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 345 military records available for the last name Nicotra. For the veterans among your Nicotra ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nicotra Life Expectancy

What is the average Nicotra lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Nicotra life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Nicotra in 1943 was 60, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nicotra

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