Colavita Family History

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Colavita Name Meaning

Italian: possibly an altered form of Calavitta, a status name from medieval Greek kalybites ‘dweller in a hut’, from kalybe ‘hut’ + the habitational suffix -ites.

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

Similar surnames: Colavito, Calamia, Colletta, Carota, Bonavita, Cola, Dolata, Coletta

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Colavita Family Origin

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Colavita Family Occupations

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Colavita Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 507 census records available for the last name Colavita. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Colavita 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 523 immigration records available for the last name Colavita. 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 159 military records available for the last name Colavita. For the veterans among your Colavita ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Colavita Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Colavita life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Colavita in 1960 was 61, and 80 in 2004.

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