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Maxa Name Meaning

Czech: from the personal name Makarius, from Greek Makarios ‘fortunate’, ‘blessed’.

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


Similar surnames: Mara, Mak, Mata, Kara, Max, Basa, Mina, Rada, Gaba, Sawa

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Maxa Family Origin

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Maxa Family Occupations

What did your Maxa ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Maxa. The most common Maxa occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Maxa's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Laborer

    25%

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

Maxa Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Passenger List

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

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Maxa Life Expectancy

What is the average Maxa lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Maxa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Maxa in 1965 was 69, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Maxa

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Maxa 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.

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