Spada Name Meaning

Italian: from spada ‘sword’ (Late Latin spatha), hence a metonymic occupational name for an armorer or swordsman, or possibly a nickname for someone thought to resemble a sword in some way.

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


Similar surnames: Espada, Sada, Spagna, Spalla, Spata, Seda, Spahr, Prada, Shad, Spach

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Spada Family Origin

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Spada Family Occupations

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  • Acid Works

    33%
  • Carpenter

    33%
  • Farm Laborer

    33%

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In 1880, the most common Spada occupation in the USA was Acid Works. 33% of Spada's were Acid Workss. Acid Works and Carpenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Spada. A less common occupation for the Spada family was Farm Laborer.

Source: Census data for Spada | Data not to scale

Spada Historical Records

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Spada Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2004, Spada life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Spada in 1949 was 62, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Spada

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