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Contessa Name Meaning

from contessa ‘countess’, feminine form of Conte. habitational name from Contessa Entellina in Palermo province, Sicily, which until 1875 was called simply Contessa.

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


Similar surnames: Montesi, Latessa, Countess, Montella, Conte, Canosa, Contreras

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Contessa Family Origin

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Contessa Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Contessa occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 100% of Contessa's were Keeping Houses.

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Contessa Historical Records

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Contessa Life Expectancy

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