Pavia Family History

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Pavia Name Meaning

Italian and Jewish (from Italy): habitational name from the Italian city of Pavia. Compare Pavese.

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

Similar surnames: Padua, Navia, Sava, Palma, Davia, Favia, Pavan, Via, Palaia, Gaia

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Pavia Family Origin

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Pavia Family Occupations

What did your Pavia ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Journalier and Salesclerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Pavia. 50% of Pavia men worked as a Journalier and 50% of Pavia women worked as a Salesclerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Pavia were Labourer and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Journalier
  • Labourer

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Salesclerk
  • Teacher

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

Pavia Historical Records

What Pavia family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Pavia. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pavia 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Pavia. 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 888 military records available for the last name Pavia. For the veterans among your Pavia ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pavia Life Expectancy

What is the average Pavia lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Pavia life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Pavia in 1952 was 48, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pavia

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pavia 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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