History of your Surname
Get access to Mascia family records.Start a free trial

Mascia Family History

Mascia Name Meaning

from a feminine form of Mascio. occupational name from Sicilian mascia ‘dressmaker’. from Salentine mascia ‘mask’.

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

Similar surnames: Marcia, Masci, Maslin, Gasca, Maria, Pascua, Macia, Mathia, Mastin

Search for a relative to learn more about your family history.

Hint: Try searching for a relative alive in 1940.

Black & white image of a young woman scientist

Where is the Mascia family from?

You can see how Mascia families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mascia family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Mascia families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 2 Mascia families living in Texas. This was about 67% of all the recorded Mascia's in USA. Texas had the highest population of Mascia families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mascia surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Mascia ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Mascia. 35% of Mascia men worked as a Laborer and 30% of Mascia women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mascia were Truck Driver and Bookkeeper. .

View Census Data for Mascia | Data not to scale

*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
  • New Worker
  • Helper
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Operator
  • Clerk
  • New Worker
  • Bookkeeper
Black & white image of two construction labourers

What Mascia family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Mascia. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mascia census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search US census records for Mascia

Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Mascia. 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.

View all Mascia immigration records

Draft Cards

There are 751 military records available for the last name Mascia. For the veterans among your Mascia ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Mascia military records

You've only scratched the surface of Mascia family history

Discover More

What is the average Mascia lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Mascia life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Mascia in 1943 was 35, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mascia

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in the Mascia family tree

Explore Your Tree
Search for another surname
Start a 14-Day Free Trial