Farruggia Family History

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Farruggia Name Meaning

nickname from Arabic farruj ‘chicken’, farruja ‘hen’. (Calabria) nickname from the dialect word ferruggia ‘staff’, ‘rod’, ‘bishop’s crosier’.

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


Similar surnames: Treglia, Madruga, Barriga, Arreguin, Tartaglia, Faia, Farina, Murgia

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Farruggia Family Origin

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Farruggia Family Occupations

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Farruggia Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Farruggia Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Farruggia life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Farruggia in 1942 was 22, and 86 in 2004.

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