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Messi Family History

Messi Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Mess, Messa, Massi, Moss, Mei, Messer, Masse, Ness, Meis, Jesse

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Where is the Messi family from?

You can see how Messi families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Messi family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Messi families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 7 Messi families living in Louisiana. This was about 70% of all the recorded Messi's in the USA. Louisiana had the highest population of Messi families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Messi surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Messi ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the US named Messi. .

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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
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What Messi family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 251 census records available for the last name Messi. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Messi 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 77 immigration records available for the last name Messi. 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 30 military records available for the last name Messi. For the veterans among your Messi ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Messi lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2003, in the United States, Messi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Messi in 1966 was 85, and 78 in 2003.

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