Lazzara Family History

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Lazzara Name Meaning

Italian: possibly from a feminine form of the personal name Lazzaro, but more likely a derivative of l’Azzàra, from azzàra ‘flower’, ‘blossom’, from Arabic azzaharah.

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

Similar surnames: Lazzari, Lazzaro, Azzara, Gazzara, Nazzaro, Mazzara, Lazzarini

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Lazzara Family Origin

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Lazzara Family Occupations

What did your Lazzara ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lazzara occupation in the USA was Brick Mason. 33% of Lazzara's were Brick Masons. Brick Mason and Candy Store were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Lazzara. A less common occupation for the Lazzara family was Shoemaker.

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  • Brick Mason

  • Candy Store

  • Shoemaker


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Lazzara ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Lazzara Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Lazzara. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lazzara 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Lazzara. 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 709 military records available for the last name Lazzara. For the veterans among your Lazzara ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lazzara Life Expectancy

What is the average Lazzara lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Lazzara life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Lazzara in 1946 was 39, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lazzara

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lazzara 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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