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 Family Origin

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Sclafani Family Occupations

What did your Sclafani ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Sclafani. 16% of Sclafani men worked as a Salesman and 59% of Sclafani women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sclafani were Fisherman and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
  • Laborer
  • Clerk
  • Fisherman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
  • New Worker
  • Bookkeeper
  • Clerk

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

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

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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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