Mazza Name Meaning

nickname or metonymic occupational name from mazza ‘club’, ‘mace’, ‘sledge hammer’. nickname for a destructive individual, from a derivative of Italian (am)mazzare ‘to kill or destroy’ (Latin mactare).

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


Similar surnames: Maza, Razza, Mazzaro, Pezza, Mazzuca, Mazzo, Matza, Kasza, Manca

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Mazza Family Origin

Where is the Mazza family from?

SHOW MORE

Mazza Family Occupations

What did your Mazza ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Mazza ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

SHOW MORE
  • Traveller (Ice Cream Vendor) (Coster)

    100%

In 1881, the most common Mazza occupation in the UK was Traveller (Ice Cream Vendor) (Coster). 100% of Mazza's were Traveller (Ice Cream Vendor) (Coster)s.

Source: Census data for Mazza | Data not to scale

Mazza Historical Records

What Mazza family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Mazza ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Mazza

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Mazza Life Expectancy

What is the average Mazza lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mazza 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Between 1940 and 2004, Mazza life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Mazza in 1940 was 51, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mazza

Famous Mazza Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)

Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Look up another name