Cilia Family History

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Cilia Name Meaning

Southern Italian and Maltese: nickname for a fat man, from a dialect word cilìa, derived from Greek koilia ‘stomach’. Spanish: unidentified; perhaps a metronymic from a reduced form of the female personal name Cecilia.

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

Similar surnames: Celia, Milia, Calia, Celio, Milian, Golia, Lia, Silvia, Cola, Ciulla

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Cilia Family Origin

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Cilia Family Occupations

What did your Cilia ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the UK named Cilia.

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Cilia Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Cilia. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cilia 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 910 immigration records available for the last name Cilia. 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 217 military records available for the last name Cilia. For the veterans among your Cilia ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cilia Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2003, in the United States, Cilia life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Cilia in 1953 was 53, and 72 in 2003.

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