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Castagna Name Meaning

Italian: from castagna ‘chestnut’ (the fruit, not the tree), probably a metonymic occupational name for someone who collected or sold chestnuts, or a nickname for someone with chestnut-colored hair.

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


Similar surnames: Castagno, Castano, Chastain, Cantara, Campana, Spagna, Vastano

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Castagna Family Origin

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Castagna Family Occupations

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Castagna Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Castagna. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Castagna census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Castagna. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Castagna. For the veterans among your Castagna ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Castagna Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Castagna life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Castagna in 1951 was 66, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Castagna ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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