De Vita Family History

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De Vita Name Meaning

Italian: metronymic from the female personal name Vita, or from a short form of a compound personal name formed with vita ‘life’, such as the omen names Bonavita (‘good life’), Bellavita (‘beautiful life’).

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


Similar surnames: De Rita, Vita, De Vito, De Vitto, De Fina, Di Vita, De Vivo, De Vico

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De Vita Family Origin

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De Vita Family Occupations

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De Vita Historical Records

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Passenger List

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De Vita Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, De Vita life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for De Vita in 1960 was 50, and 83 in 2004.

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