Di Palma Family History

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Di Palma Name Meaning

habitational name for someone from any of various places in Italy and Sardinia named Palma. patronymic from the medieval personal name Palma, from palma ‘palm’, as a symbol of Christian faith.

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


Similar surnames: Palma, Di Palo, Di Paola, Palm, De Palo, Di Piazza, Di Scala, De Alba

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Di Palma Family Origin

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Di Palma Family Occupations

What did your Di Palma ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Salesman and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Di Palma. 17% of Di Palma men worked as a Salesman and 34% of Di Palma women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Di Palma were Contributory Pensioner and Cook Restaurant

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Salesman
    17%
  • Cafe Shop Dealer
    9%
  • Confectionery Cafe Proprietor
    9%
  • Contributory Pensioner
    9%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    34%
  • Assist In House shop
    9%
  • Cafe Shop Assistant
    9%
  • Cook Restaurant
    9%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Di Palma Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Di Palma. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Di Palma 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Di Palma. 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 422 military records available for the last name Di Palma. For the veterans among your Di Palma ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Di Palma Life Expectancy

What is the average Di Palma lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Di Palma life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Di Palma in 1966 was 100, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Di Palma

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