Zanca Family History

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Zanca Name Meaning

Italian: nickname for a lame or stooped person, from various dialect words, now no longer distinguishable, notably Venetian zanca meaning ‘turn’, ‘fold’, ‘bend’, or zanca, an old dialect word, associated particularly with Tuscany and Sardinia, meaning ‘leg’.

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

Similar surnames: Manca, Zadra, Kanda, Danza, Rana, Lance, Dana, Branca, Bacca, Wanta

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Zanca Family Origin

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Zanca Family Occupations

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Zanca Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 723 census records available for the last name Zanca. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zanca 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 447 immigration records available for the last name Zanca. 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 274 military records available for the last name Zanca. For the veterans among your Zanca ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Zanca Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Zanca life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Zanca in 1951 was 50, and 83 in 2004.

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