Scafidi Family History

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Scafidi Name Meaning

habitational name for someone from any of the many place in Greece, Southern Italy, and Sicily named with medieval Greek skafidion ‘trough’, ‘tub’, ‘kneading trough’, ‘drinking trough for animals’. skaphidion also means ‘skiff’, ‘light boat’, and in some cases this may be an occupational name for a boatman. possibly a habitational name for someone from a place named Scafa, in particular a district so named in Capo d’Orlando in Messina, Sicily.

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

Similar surnames: Caridi, Scali, Sclafani, Scalia, Sardi, Scheidt, Caliri, Carini

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Scafidi Family Origin

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Scafidi Family Occupations

What did your Scafidi ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Scafidi. 25% of Scafidi men worked as a Laborer and 24% of Scafidi women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Scafidi were Butcher and Operator

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Clerk
  • Salesman
  • Butcher

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • New Worker
  • Machine Operator
  • Operator

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

Scafidi Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Scafidi. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Scafidi 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Scafidi. 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 635 military records available for the last name Scafidi. For the veterans among your Scafidi ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Scafidi Life Expectancy

What is the average Scafidi lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Scafidi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Scafidi in 1961 was 37, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Scafidi

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