Summa Family History

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Summa Name Meaning

Southern Italian: most probably a habitational name, a variant of Somma.

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

Similar surnames: Somma, Suppa, Sulla, Gumm, Subia, Sump, Demma, Susman, Summer, Summey

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Summa Family Origin

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Summa Family Occupations

What did your Summa ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer and Son Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Summa. The most common Summa occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Summa's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Son Farmer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Summa ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Summa Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Summa. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Summa 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 952 immigration records available for the last name Summa. 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 Summa. For the veterans among your Summa ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Summa Life Expectancy

What is the average Summa lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Summa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Summa in 1951 was 56, and 82 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Summa 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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