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Scorza Name Meaning

Italian: metonymic occupational name for a tanner or for someone who removed or worked the bark from the cork oak, from scorza ‘bark’, ‘peel’, ‘skin’, a derivative of scorzare ‘to skin or flay’ (Latin excoriare, from corium ‘skin’, ‘hide’).

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


Similar surnames: Scarpa, Scordo, Corda, Skora, Carda, Pecora, Corona, Sberna, Flora

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Scorza Family Origin

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Scorza Family Occupations

What did your Scorza ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Scorza occupation in the USA was Ship Carpenter. 100% of Scorza's were Ship Carpenters.

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  • Ship Carpenter

    100%

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Scorza Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Scorza Life Expectancy

What is the average Scorza lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Scorza life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Scorza in 1951 was 43, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Scorza

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Scorza ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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