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Gazzara Name Meaning

Italian (mainly Sicily): possibly from a nickname based on Arabic ghazarah ‘commotion’, ‘turmoil’.

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


Similar surnames: Lazzara, Azzara, Mazzara, Gazzola, Fazzari, Vazzana, Favara, Razza

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Gazzara Family Origin

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Gazzara Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Gazzara occupation in the USA was Merchant Tailor. 100% of Gazzara's were Merchant Tailors.

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Gazzara Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gazzara. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gazzara 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 Gazzara. 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 Gazzara. For the veterans among your Gazzara ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gazzara Life Expectancy

What is the average Gazzara lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Gazzara life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Gazzara in 1955 was 46, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gazzara

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gazzara 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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