Bulla Family History

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Bulla Name Meaning

Italian (southern): from bulla ‘bubble’, a regional variant of bolla; either a habitational name from any of several minor places with hot springs that have names derived from this word, or a nickname for a person with a skin complaint causing bubble- or blister-like swellings.

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

Similar surnames: Bolla, Sulla, Mula, Bull, Bella, Balla, Bello, Palla, Belle, Billy

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Bulla Family Origin

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Bulla Family Occupations

What did your Bulla ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Formerly Cook and Railway Clerk were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bulla. The most common Bulla occupation in the UK was Formerly Cook. 50% of Bulla's were Formerly Cooks.

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  • Formerly Cook

  • Railway Clerk


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

Bulla Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Bulla. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bulla 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 Bulla. 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 Bulla. For the veterans among your Bulla ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bulla Life Expectancy

What is the average Bulla lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Bulla life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Bulla in 1947 was 56, and 79 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bulla 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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