Maenza Family History

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Maenza Name Meaning

Southern Italian: habitational name from Maenza in Latina province, probably so named from the Latin personal name Magius or Maius, or from any of various places so named, from medieval Latin maiensis ‘(payment) in the month of May’, presumably denoting some sort of tax obligation.

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

Similar surnames: Menta, Faenza, Manna, Penza, Menna, Maza, Manzo, Benza, Panza, Menza

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Maenza Family Origin

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Maenza Family Occupations

What did your Maenza ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and File Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Maenza. 11% of Maenza men worked as a Laborer and 12% of Maenza women worked as a File Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Maenza were Radio Engineer and New Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Clerk
  • Proprietor
  • Radio Engineer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • File Clerk
  • Clerical
  • Clerk
  • New Worker

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

Maenza Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 702 census records available for the last name Maenza. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Maenza 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 409 immigration records available for the last name Maenza. 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 263 military records available for the last name Maenza. For the veterans among your Maenza ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Maenza Life Expectancy

What is the average Maenza lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Maenza life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Maenza in 1953 was 67, and 76 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Maenza 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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