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Minerva Family History

Minerva Name Meaning
Italian: from the female personal name Minerva, from the name of the Roman goddess of wisdom, corresponding to Greek Athena.

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

23,545 Historical Documents with Minerva on Ancestry.com
10,392 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
411 Military Records
530 Immigration Records
1,376 Census and Voter Lists
10,836 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Minerva Families

  • Number of Minerva families
     7 - 11
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Minerva last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Minerva last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Minerva census records

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Minerva Family Origin

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Minerva Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Minerva

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Minerva Family Occupations

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Minerva Civil War Service Records

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