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Mezzatesta Family History

Mezzatesta Name Meaning
Italian: unflattering nickname for someone of limited intelligence, from mezza ‘half’ + testa ‘head’. Compare Mezzacappa.

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

2,767 Historical Documents with Mezzatesta on Ancestry
893 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
153 Military Records
600 Immigration Records
567 Census and Voter Lists
554 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Mezzatesta Families

  • Number of Mezzatesta families
     3 - 3
     2 - 2
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Mezzatesta last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Mezzatesta census records

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Mezzatesta Family Origin

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Mezzatesta Family Occupations

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Military Service by Mezzatesta

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