Maita Family History

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Maita Name Meaning

Southern Italian: probably a variant of Màita (see Maida). This name is now common in Peru, Bolivia, and Ecuador. Japanese: ‘rice paddy’; found mostly in western Japan, it is also pronounced as Yoneda, Kometa, and Maida.

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

Similar surnames: Mita, Matta, Aita, Malta, Maida, Maura, Gaeta, Marti, Saito, Marte

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Maita Family Origin

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Maita Family Occupations

What did your Maita ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Maita. 11% of Maita men worked as a Laborer and 20% of Maita women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Maita were Proprietor and New Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Barber
  • Operator
  • Proprietor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
  • Machine Operator
  • Clipper
  • New Worker

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

Maita Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Maita. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Maita 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 390 immigration records available for the last name Maita. 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 227 military records available for the last name Maita. For the veterans among your Maita ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Maita Life Expectancy

What is the average Maita lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Maita life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Maita in 1959 was 45, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Maita

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