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Savarese Name Meaning

Southern Italian: unexplained; it has the form of a habitational name for someone from a place called Savara, but no such place has been identified.

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


Similar surnames: Panarese, Matarese, Catanese, Barrese, Calvanese, Marrese, Larese

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Where is the Savarese family from?

You can see how Savarese families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Savarese family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Savarese families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there was 1 Savarese family living in Quebec. This was 100% of all the recorded Savarese's in Canada. Quebec had the highest population of Savarese families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Savarese surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Savarese ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Clerk and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Savarese. 10% of Savarese men worked as a Clerk and 16% of Savarese women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Savarese were Butcher and Stenographer.

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

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    10%
  • Salesman
    9%
  • Laborer
    8%
  • Butcher
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
    16%
  • New Worker
    12%
  • Housewife
    10%
  • Stenographer
    10%
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What Savarese family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Savarese. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Savarese census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Savarese. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Savarese. For the veterans among your Savarese ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Savarese lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Savarese life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Savarese in 1944 was 25, and 74 in 2004.

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