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Mazza Family History

Mazza Name Meaning
nickname or metonymic occupational name from mazza ‘club’, ‘mace’, ‘sledge hammer’.nickname for a destructive individual, from a derivative of Italian (am)mazzare ‘to kill or destroy’ (Latin mactare).

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

83,784 Historical Documents with Mazza on Ancestry.com
35,874 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
4,143 Military Records
8,855 Immigration Records
15,555 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Mazza Families

  • Number of Mazza families
     72 - 142
     25 - 71
     1 - 24
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Mazza families
     11 - 19
     4 - 10
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Mazza last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Mazza Family Origin

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Mazza Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Mazza

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Mazza Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Mazza census records

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Mazza Civil War Service Records

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