Taverna Family History

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Taverna Name Meaning

metonymic occupational name for an innkeeper, from taverna ‘inn’, ‘tavern’. habitational name from any of the many places in southern Italy named with this word, in particular one in Catanzaro province. Possibly also a shortened form of Greek Tavernakis, Tavern(i)aris ‘tavernkeeper’.

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

Similar surnames: Tavera, Davern, Avena, Verna, Perna, Tena, Haver, Madera, Vera

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Taverna Family Origin

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Taverna Family Occupations

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In 1921, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Taverna. 50% of Taverna men worked as a Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Laborer
  • Foreman

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

Taverna Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Taverna. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Taverna 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 997 immigration records available for the last name Taverna. 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 588 military records available for the last name Taverna. For the veterans among your Taverna ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Taverna Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Taverna life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Taverna in 1952 was 45, and 71 in 2004.

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