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Massi Name Meaning

Italian: patronymic or plural form of Masso .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Masi, Sassi, Tassi, Mansi, Bassi, Masci, Masso, Rassi, Massari, Ossi

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Where is the Massi family from?

You can see how Massi families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Massi family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1871 and 1920. The most Massi families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 9 Massi families living in Louisiana. This was about 39% of all the recorded Massi's in USA. Louisiana had the highest population of Massi families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Massi surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Massi ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Massi. 24% of Massi men worked as a Laborer and 19% of Massi women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Massi were Miner and Winder. .

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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
  • Truck Driver
  • Barber
  • Miner

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • New Worker
  • Clerk
  • Housewife
  • Winder
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Census Records

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Massi. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Massi 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Massi. 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 766 military records available for the last name Massi. For the veterans among your Massi ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Massi lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Massi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Massi in 1955 was 62, and 78 in 2004.

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