Novara Family History

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Novara Name Meaning

Italian (Sicily): habitational name from Novara di Sicilia in Messina province, Sicily, possibly so named from Sicilian nuara ‘vegetable plot’, ‘place where vegetables are grown’.

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


Similar surnames: Favara, Nocera, Nova, Sciara, Nora, Navarra, Novoa, Lovera, Rovira

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Novara Family Origin

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Novara Family Occupations

What did your Novara ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Novara. 48% of Novara men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Novara women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Novara were Fireman and Dressmaker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    48%
  • Brick Layer
    12%
  • Fish Macket
    8%
  • Fireman
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    34%
  • Furrier
    34%
  • Dressmaker
    34%

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

Novara Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 785 census records available for the last name Novara. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Novara 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 581 immigration records available for the last name Novara. 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 706 military records available for the last name Novara. For the veterans among your Novara ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Novara Life Expectancy

What is the average Novara lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Novara life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Novara in 1962 was 71, and 72 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Novara 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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