Mezzacappa Family History

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Mezzacappa Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Italian Mezzacapa, an unflattering nickname for someone of limited intelligence, from mezza ‘half’ + capa ‘head’. Compare Mezzatesta.

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


Similar surnames: Mezzatesta, Sciarappa, Pezza, Zappa, Mazzuca, Mezzanotte, Cappa

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Mezzacappa Family Origin

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Mezzacappa Family Occupations

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Mezzacappa Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Mezzacappa Life Expectancy

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Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Mezzacappa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Mezzacappa in 1966 was 79, and 88 in 2004.

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