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Somma Name Meaning

habitational name from any of various places named Somma, notably Somma Vesuviana in Naples province, from somma, sommo ‘high point’, ‘place above’. in some instances possibly from a female personal name, Somma.

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


Similar surnames: Summa, Roma, Poma, Homme, Sommer, Komm, Sima, Lomba, Kozma, Somoza

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Somma Family Origin

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Somma Family Occupations

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Somma Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Somma Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Somma life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Somma in 1949 was 32, and 85 in 2004.

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