Ficarra Family History

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Ficarra Name Meaning

Southern Italian (Sicily): habitational name from Ficarra in Messina province, Sicily, so named from ficara ‘fig tree’, ‘fig plantation’.

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


Similar surnames: Ficara, Fichera, Favara, Fiumara, Carro, Sciarra, Barra, Licata

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Ficarra Family Origin

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Ficarra Family Occupations

What did your Ficarra ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Ficarra. 24% of Ficarra men worked as a Laborer and 19% of Ficarra women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ficarra were Clerk and Finisher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    24%
  • Barber
    18%
  • Tailor
    9%
  • Clerk
    9%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
    19%
  • New Worker
    19%
  • Seamstress
    14%
  • Finisher
    14%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Ficarra Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Ficarra. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ficarra 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Ficarra. 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 524 military records available for the last name Ficarra. For the veterans among your Ficarra ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ficarra Life Expectancy

What is the average Ficarra lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Ficarra life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Ficarra in 1955 was 52, and 87 in 2004.

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