Taverna Family History

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Taverna Name Meaning

metonymic occupational name for an innkeeper, from taverna ‘inn’, ‘tavern’. habitational name from any of the many places in southern Italy named with this word, in particular one in Catanzaro province. Possibly also a shortened form of Greek Tavernakis, Tavern(i)aris ‘tavernkeeper’.

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


Similar surnames: Tavera, Davern, Avena, Verna, Perna, Tena, Haver, Madera, Vera

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Taverna Family Origin

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Taverna Family Occupations

What did your Taverna ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Taverna occupation in the USA was House Painter. 50% of Taverna's were House Painters. House Painter and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Taverna.

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  • House Painter

    50%
  • Laborer

    50%

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Taverna Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Taverna. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Taverna 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Taverna. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Taverna. For the veterans among your Taverna ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Taverna Life Expectancy

What is the average Taverna lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Taverna life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Taverna in 1952 was 45, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Taverna

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Taverna 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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