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Macina Family History

Macina Name Meaning

Italian: topographic name from màcina ‘millstone’, ‘grindstone’ or a habitational name from a place named with this word. Italian: from a pet form of the personal name Maci (see Machi 1). Polish: derivative of the personal name Maciej (see Matthew).

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


Similar surnames: Marina, Kalina, Manna, Marino, Macha, Macon, Marcin, Macia, Mahin

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Where is the Macina family from?

You can see how Macina families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Macina family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Scotland between 1861 and 1920. The most Macina families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there was 1 Macina family living in Louisiana. This was about 50% of all the recorded Macina's in the USA. Louisiana and 1 other state had the highest population of Macina families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Macina surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Macina ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Macina. 64% of Macina men worked as a Laborer.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    64%
  • Chauffeur
    19%
  • Truck Driver
    19%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • New Worker
    100%
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Census Records

There are 750 census records available for the last name Macina. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Macina census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 618 immigration records available for the last name Macina. 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 Cards

There are 217 military records available for the last name Macina. For the veterans among your Macina ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Macina lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Macina life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Macina in 1963 was 75, and 92 in 2004.

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