Casa Name Meaning

Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish: from casa ‘house’ (Latin casa ‘hut’, ‘cottage’, ‘cabin’), perhaps originally denoting the occupier of the most distinguished house in a village. Italian: from a short form of the personal name Benincasa, an omen name meaning ‘welcome in (our) house’. Italian (Sicily; Casà): probably a metonymic occupational name for a maker of saddlecloths, from Greek kasas ‘saddlecloth’.

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


Similar surnames: Caso, Basa, Cava, Caza, Cala, Casal, Case, Asa, Cass, Kara

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Casa Family Origin

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Casa Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Blacksmith

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Miner

    10%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Casa family was Miner. The most common Casa occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Casa's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Casa.

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Casa Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Casa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Casa in 1960 was 61, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Casa

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