Malaspina Family History

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Malaspina Name Meaning

Italian: habitational name from various places named Malaspina, from malus (feminine mala) ‘bad’ + spina ‘thorn’.

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


Similar surnames: La Spina, Valdespino, La Piana, Molina, Alagna, Macina, Messina

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Malaspina Family Origin

Where is the Malaspina family from?

Malaspina Family Occupations

What did your Malaspina ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Malaspina occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Malaspina's were Farmers. Farmer and Miner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Malaspina.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Miner

    50%

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

Malaspina Historical Records

What Malaspina family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Malaspina. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Malaspina census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Malaspina

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Malaspina. 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 Malaspina. For the veterans among your Malaspina ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Malaspina Life Expectancy

What is the average Malaspina lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Malaspina life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Malaspina in 1957 was 49, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Malaspina

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Malaspina 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.

Famous Malaspina Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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