Menza Name Meaning

Italian: from a feminine form of Menzo, from Sicilian menzo ‘middle’, possibly in the sense ‘middle son’, presumably applied to the older of twin boys who have an older brother, or possibly a nickname for someone of small stature, from the same word in the sense ‘half’.

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


Similar surnames: Menna, Lenza, Benza, Pezza, Senna, Danza, Maenza, Penza, Menta, Penna

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Menza Family Origin

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Menza Family Occupations

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  • White Washer

    100%

In 1880, the most common Menza occupation in the USA was White Washer. 100% of Menza's were White Washers.

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Between 1964 and 2004, Menza life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Menza in 1964 was 68, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Menza

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