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Sciarra Family History

Sciarra Name Meaning
nickname for a quarrelsome or litigious person, from Sicilian, Calabrian sciarra ‘quarrel’, ‘dispute’, ‘lawsuit’.habitational name from Sciarra in Palermo province, Sicily, named with a word denoting a volcanic area. Compare Sciara.

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

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4,024 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
602 Military Records
1,175 Immigration Records
1,451 Census and Voter Lists
1,757 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Sciarra Families

  • Number of Sciarra families
     4 - 5
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Sciarra Family Origin

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Sciarra Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Sciarra

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Sciarra Family Occupations

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Military Service by Sciarra

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