Tenuta Family History

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Tenuta Name Meaning

Italian: possibly from tenuta ‘estate’, ‘land holding’, medieval Latin tenuta (from tenere ‘to hold’), applied as a nickname for the owner of a large property or for someone who worked on one.

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

Similar surnames: Testa, Menta, Genua, Penza, Benito, Resta, Vento, Venuti, Venuto

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Tenuta Family Origin

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Tenuta Family Occupations

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Tenuta Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 480 census records available for the last name Tenuta. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tenuta 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 365 immigration records available for the last name Tenuta. 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 162 military records available for the last name Tenuta. For the veterans among your Tenuta ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tenuta Life Expectancy

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Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Tenuta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Tenuta in 1964 was 45, and 77 in 2004.

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