Summa Name Meaning

Southern Italian: most probably a habitational name, a variant of Somma.

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

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Summa Family Origin

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Summa Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    55%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Cooper

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Summa. A less common occupation for the Summa family was Farm Laborer. The most common Summa occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Summa's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Summa | Data not to scale

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Summa Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Summa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Summa in 1951 was 56, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Summa

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