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Savoia Family History

Savoia Name Meaning

Italian: regional name for someone from Savoy, Italian Savoia (see Savoie).

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


Similar surnames: Savoie, Savona, Savoca, Pavia, Sagona, Carota, Favia, Savio, Aloia

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Where is the Savoia family from?

You can see how Savoia families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Savoia family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Savoia families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 8 Savoia families living in Quebec. This was about 57% of all the recorded Savoia's in Canada. Quebec had the highest population of Savoia families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Savoia surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Savoia ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Journalier was the top reported job for people in the CA named Savoia. 36% of Savoia men worked as a Journalier.

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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.

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Journalier
    36%
  • Cultivator
    29%
  • Cultivateur
    22%
  • Labourer
    15%
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What Savoia family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Savoia. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Savoia 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 990 immigration records available for the last name Savoia. 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 455 military records available for the last name Savoia. For the veterans among your Savoia ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Savoia lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Savoia life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Savoia in 1957 was 46, and 84 in 2004.

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