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Francavilla Name Meaning

Southern Italian: habitational name from any of various places named with this word (from franc ‘free (of taxes)’ + villa ‘place’, ‘settlement’), for example Francavilla Marittima (Cosenza), Francavilla Angitola (Vibo Valentia), Francavilla al Mare (Chieti), Francavilla d’Ete (Ascoli), Francavilla in Sinni (Potenza), Francavilla di Sicilia (Messina, Sicily). Cognates of the place name occur widely across Europe, for example Villefranche, Vilafranca.

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


Similar surnames: Fasanella, Granville, Revilla, Moranville, Fonville, Calzadilla

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Francavilla Family Occupations

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Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Francavilla life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Francavilla in 1954 was 46, and 83 in 2004.

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