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Pozza Name Meaning

Italian (Venetian): habitational name from any of the numerous places named Pozza, especially in central Italy, as for example Pozza in Trento (since 1955, Pozza di Fassa). Compare Pozzi.

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


Similar surnames: Pozzi, Pezzi, Roza, Puzzo, Pola, Pozos, Loza, Pezza, Posa, Piazza

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Where is the Pozza family from?

You can see how Pozza families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Pozza family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Pozza families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 3 Pozza families living in Mississippi. This was 100% of all the recorded Pozza's in the USA. Mississippi had the highest population of Pozza families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Pozza surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Pozza ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Cashier were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Pozza. 46% of Pozza men worked as a Laborer.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    46%
  • Barber
    10%
  • Carpenter
    10%
  • Cashier
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Cashier
    100%
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What Pozza family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 893 census records available for the last name Pozza. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pozza census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 638 immigration records available for the last name Pozza. 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 Cards

There are 373 military records available for the last name Pozza. For the veterans among your Pozza ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Pozza lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Pozza life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Pozza in 1956 was 59, and 77 in 2004.

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