Schiappa Family History

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Schiappa Name Meaning

Italian: probably a reduced form of Schiappapietra (an occupational name for a stone mason or cutter) or Schiappacasse (an occupational name for a docker), formed with Ligurian schiapa ‘to break’, ‘to split’ (standardized to schiappa).

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

Similar surnames: Chiappa, Chappa, Schipper, Schipp, Scianna, Schaap, Scarpa, Schlepp

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Schiappa Family Origin

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Schiappa Family Occupations

What did your Schiappa ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Schiappa occupation in the USA was Ranchero. 100% of Schiappa's were Rancheros.

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  • Ranchero


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Schiappa Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Schiappa. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schiappa 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Schiappa. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Schiappa. For the veterans among your Schiappa ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schiappa Life Expectancy

What is the average Schiappa lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Schiappa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Schiappa in 1952 was 56, and 97 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schiappa

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