Catania Family History

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Catania Name Meaning

Italian (Sicily): habitational name for someone from the city of Catania on the east coast of Sicily.

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

Similar surnames: Platania, Patane, Caronia, Camarda, Papania, Calamia, Catena, Cutaia

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Catania Family Origin

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Catania Family Occupations

What did your Catania ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Fish Dealer and Fruit Stand were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Catania. The most common Catania occupation in the USA was Fish Dealer. 50% of Catania's were Fish Dealers.

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  • Fish Dealer

  • Fruit Stand


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Catania ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Catania Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Catania. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Catania 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Catania. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Catania. For the veterans among your Catania ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Catania Life Expectancy

What is the average Catania lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Catania life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Catania in 1949 was 29, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Catania

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Catania ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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