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Avella Name Meaning

Italian: habitational name from a place named Avella, in Avellino province, Campania; it is an ancient settlement which was named Abella in Latin. Catalan, Galician and Spanish: variant of Abella.

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


Similar surnames: Abella, Villa, Abela, Quella, Tavella, Stella, Valla, Avena, Avila

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Avella Family Origin

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Avella Family Occupations

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Avella ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Avella Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Avella Life Expectancy

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Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Avella life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Avella in 1946 was 44, and 78 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Avella 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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