Metaxas Family History

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Metaxas Name Meaning

Greek: occupational name for a silkworm breeder, silk merchant, or silk manufacturer, from metaxi ‘silk’ + -as, suffix of occupational names. See also Matassa.

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


Similar surnames: Petras, Mellas, Maras, Meals, Madaras, Mesaros, Stamas, Maxa, Smetana

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Metaxas Family Origin

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Metaxas Family Occupations

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Metaxas Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Metaxas Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Metaxas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Metaxas in 1953 was 56, and 92 in 2004.

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