Menta Family History

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Menta Name Meaning

Southern Italian: topographic name from menta ‘(pepper)mint’ (Latin menta), or a habitational name from any of various places named with this word.

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


Similar surnames: Amenta, Mente, Mento, Vento, Menna, Mina, Cetta, Armenta, Rentz, Mena

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Menta Family Origin

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Menta Family Occupations

What did your Menta ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Gardener were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Menta. A less common occupation for the Menta family was Shoemaker. The most common Menta occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Menta's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Gardener

    20%
  • Shoemaker

    20%

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

Menta Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Menta. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Menta 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 Menta. 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 Menta. For the veterans among your Menta ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Menta Life Expectancy

What is the average Menta lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Menta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Menta in 1962 was 79, and 53 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Menta

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Menta 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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