Melfi Name Meaning

Southern Italian: habitational name from a place so named in Potenza province.

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


Similar surnames: Melis, Melle, Melia, Mele, Mello, Melin, Mells, Meloy, Mellis, Belfi

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Melfi Family Origin

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Melfi Family Occupations

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  • Huckster

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Melfi occupation in the USA was Huckster. 100% of Melfi's were Hucksters.

Source: Census data for Melfi | Data not to scale

Melfi Historical Records

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Melfi Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, Melfi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1961. The average life expectancy for Melfi in 1959 was 55, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Melfi

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