Cetta Family History

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Cetta Name Meaning

from Albanian {C,}etta; çetë is the Albanian word for ‘tribe’ or ‘group’. The application of this word as a surname is unclear. habitational name from a place so named in Triora in Imperia province. possibly from a feminine form of Cetti, from Old Tuscan Cettus, a pet form of a personal name ending in -cettus.

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

Similar surnames: Cotta, Petta, Nett, Motta, Cuesta, Matta, Cota, Betti, Costa, Resta

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Cetta Family Origin

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Cetta Family Occupations

What did your Cetta ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Fancy Gds General Fancy Dealer (Text), Fancy Repository (Tex) and Jeweller & General Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cetta. The most common Cetta occupation in the UK was Fancy Gds General Fancy Dealer (Text). 25% of Cetta's were Fancy Gds General Fancy Dealer (Text)s. A less common occupation for the Cetta family was Looking Glass Frame Maker.

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  • Fancy Gds General Fancy Dealer (Text)

  • Fancy Repository (Tex)

  • Jeweller & General Dealer

  • Looking Glass Frame Maker


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

Cetta Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Cetta. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cetta 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 536 immigration records available for the last name Cetta. 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 197 military records available for the last name Cetta. For the veterans among your Cetta ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cetta Life Expectancy

What is the average Cetta lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Cetta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Cetta in 1949 was 43, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cetta

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cetta 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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