Campanella Family History

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Campanella Name Meaning

Italian: from a diminutive of campana ‘bell’, applied as a metonymic occupational name for a maker of small bells or handbells, or as a means of distinguishing one branch or member of a family called Campana from another.

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

Similar surnames: Campana, Capella, Caldarella, Capparelli, Carabello, Campitelli

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Campanella Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Campanella name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Campanella. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Italy


  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • Germanic Europe


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Campanella Family Origin

Where is the Campanella family from?

Campanella Family Occupations

What did your Campanella ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Campanella occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Campanella's were Farmers. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Campanella.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer


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

Campanella Historical Records

What Campanella family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Campanella. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Campanella 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Campanella. 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 Campanella. For the veterans among your Campanella ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Campanella Life Expectancy

What is the average Campanella lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Campanella life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Campanella in 1952 was 51, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Campanella

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Campanella 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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