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Zucca Name Meaning

in part a metonymic occupational name for a grower and seller of gourds (squashes or marrows), from Italian zucca ‘gourd’ (Late Latin cucutia, for classical Latin cucurbita). More often, however, it is a nickname from the same word used in its colloquial transferred sense ‘head’, in particular ‘empty head’. possibly also a topographic name of Albanian origin, from zhukë, zhuka ‘marsh’, ‘rush’.

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

Similar surnames: Zecca, Zucco, Bacca, Zuccaro, Vacca, Luca, Sacca, Duca, Ficca, Buza

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Zucca Family Origin

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Zucca Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Zucca occupation in the USA was Resturant. 100% of Zucca's were Resturants.

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Zucca Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

There are 452 military records available for the last name Zucca. For the veterans among your Zucca ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Zucca Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Zucca life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Zucca in 1952 was 65, and 73 in 2004.

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