Zema Name Meaning

Italian: from the dialect word zema ‘broth’.

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

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Zema Family Origin

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Zema Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    33%
  • Miner

    33%
  • Works Planing Mill

    33%

In 1880, Carpenter and Miner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Zema. The most common Zema occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 33% of Zema's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Zema family was Works Planing Mill.

Source: Census data for Zema | Data not to scale

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Zema Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Zema life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Zema in 1944 was 24, and 88 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zema

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