Mezzatesta Family History

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Mezzatesta Name Meaning

Italian: unflattering nickname for someone of limited intelligence, from mezza ‘half’ + testa ‘head’. Compare Mezzacappa.

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


Similar surnames: Mezzacappa, Malatesta, Testa, Tempesta, Mezzanotte, Mazzarese

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Mezzatesta Family Origin

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Mezzatesta Family Occupations

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Mezzatesta Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Mezzatesta Life Expectancy

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Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Mezzatesta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Mezzatesta in 1964 was 64, and 72 in 2004.

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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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