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Mortara Name Meaning

Italian: habitational name from Mortara in Pavia province (Lombardy).

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


Similar surnames: Morera, Morra, Portera, Morataya, Tortora, Marsala, Motta, Montano

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Mortara Family Origin

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Mortara Family Occupations

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Mortara Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mortara. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mortara 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 Mortara. 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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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Mortara. For the veterans among your Mortara ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mortara Life Expectancy

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Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Mortara life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Mortara in 1964 was 65, and 90 in 2004.

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