Tarzia Family History

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Tarzia Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Italian Tarsia, either from a personal name derived from Greek Tharsias, or a habitational name from Tarsia in Cosenza province. Tharsia may have gained popularity as the name of the daughter of Apollonius of Tyre, in an eponymous romance that was popular in Europe in the Middle Ages.

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

Similar surnames: Faria, Troia, Maria, Barcia, Tarte, Tarvin, Marcia, Baiza, Sardi

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Tarzia Family Origin

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Tarzia Family Occupations

What did your Tarzia ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Beautician were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Tarzia. 17% of Tarzia men worked as a Laborer and 8% of Tarzia women worked as a Beautician. Some less common occupations for Americans named Tarzia were Truck Driver and File Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Proprietor
  • Salesman
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Beautician
  • Clerical Supervisor
  • Dress Maker
  • File Clerk

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

Tarzia Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 525 census records available for the last name Tarzia. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tarzia 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 452 immigration records available for the last name Tarzia. 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 151 military records available for the last name Tarzia. For the veterans among your Tarzia ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tarzia Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Tarzia life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Tarzia in 1954 was 50, and 91 in 2004.

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