Beffa Name Meaning

Italian: nickname for a practical joker, from Italian beffa ‘trick’, ‘prank’.

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


Similar surnames: Buffa, Boffa, Baffa, Bena, Bella, Boff, Buffo, Berna, Moffa, Benza

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Beffa Family Origin

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Beffa Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Confectioner

    10%
  • Furnit Store

    10%
  • General Store

    10%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Beffa family was General Store. Farmer, Confectioner and Furnit Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Beffa. The most common Beffa occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Beffa's were Farmers.

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Beffa Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Beffa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Beffa in 1963 was 74, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Beffa

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