Modena Family History

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Modena Name Meaning

Italian and Jewish (from Italy): habitational name from the city of Modena in Emilia-Romagna.

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

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Modena Family Origin

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Modena Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Musician

    29%
  • Day Laborer

    14%
  • Farm Laborer

    14%

In 1880, the most common Modena occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Modena's were Farmers. Farmer, Musician and Day Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Modena. A less common occupation for the Modena family was Farm Laborer.

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Modena Historical Records

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Modena Life Expectancy

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Famous Modena Family

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