Fata Name Meaning

Southern Italian: possibly a variant of Fato, a short form of Bonifato (see Bonifacio), but more likely a nickname from fata, meaning ‘fairy’ in standard Italian or ‘praying mantis’ in Calabrian dialect. Hungarian (Fáta): from the old pagan personal name Fáta.

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


Similar surnames: Fara, Kata, Bata, Faga, Tata, Fama, Mata, Faia, Fatta, Kara

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Fata Family Origin

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Fata Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Fata occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Fata's were Farmers.

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Fata Historical Records

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Fata Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, Fata life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Fata in 1957 was 46, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fata

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