Sclafani Family History

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Sclafani Name Meaning

Italian (Sicily): habitational name from a place so called in the Palermo region, probably from Latin scaphula ‘little boat’, ‘skiff’.

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

Similar surnames: Scafidi, Schipani, Sciara, Schifano, Scanio, Scarano, Scrivani

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Sclafani Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Sclafani name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Sclafani. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Italy


  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • European Jewish


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


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Sclafani Family Origin

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Sclafani Family Occupations

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Sclafani Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Sclafani. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sclafani 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Sclafani. 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 806 military records available for the last name Sclafani. For the veterans among your Sclafani ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sclafani Life Expectancy

What is the average Sclafani lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Sclafani life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Sclafani in 1948 was 52, and 76 in 2004.

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