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Matassa Name Meaning

Italian (Sicily): metonymic occupational name for a producer of silk, from Sicilian matassa ‘hank’, ‘skein’, also the name of a type of silk.

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


Similar surnames: Lacasse, Matarese, Latessa, Matas, Massa, Catania, Manasse, Stassi

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Matassa Family Origin

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Matassa Family Occupations

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Matassa Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Matassa Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Matassa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Matassa in 1962 was 64, and 76 in 2004.

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