Piva Name Meaning

Northern Italian: occupational name for a piper, from piva ‘bagpipes’ or ‘player of bagpipes’.

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


Similar surnames: Riva, Niva, Pia, Pisa, Pica, Pipe, Pera, Vida, Paiva, Piana

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Piva Family Origin

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Piva Family Occupations

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  • Mining

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Piva occupation in the USA was Mining. 100% of Piva's were Minings.

Source: Census data for Piva | Data not to scale

Piva Historical Records

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Piva Life Expectancy

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Between 1950 and 2003, Piva life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Piva in 1950 was 49, and 79 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Piva

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