Piazza Family History

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Piazza Name Meaning

topographic name from piazza ‘town square’. in Sicily, where a third of the Italian bearers of this surname live, a habitational name from Piazza Armerina in Enna province.

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


Similar surnames: Piana, Razza, Daza, Pizzo, Liuzza, Plaza, Pozza, Panza, Palla, Palma

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Piazza Family Origin

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Piazza Family Occupations

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In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Piazza. 20% of Piazza men worked as a Laborer and 14% of Piazza women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Piazza were Proprietor and New Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    20%
  • Salesman
    6%
  • Barber
    6%
  • Proprietor
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
    14%
  • Seamstress
    9%
  • Clerk
    6%
  • New Worker
    6%

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

Piazza Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Piazza. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Piazza 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 8,000 immigration records available for the last name Piazza. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Piazza. For the veterans among your Piazza ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Piazza Life Expectancy

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Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Piazza life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Piazza in 1943 was 23, and 76 in 2004.

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