Fiala Name Meaning

Czech and Slovak: from fial(k)a ‘violet’ (the flower). This may have given rise to a surname in various possible ways: as a nickname for a shy, delicate person; as a topographic name for someone who lived where violets grew or a habitational name for someone who lived at a house distinguished with the sign of a bunch of violets.

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


Similar surnames: Villa, Skala, Fara, Fall, Fila, Scala, Field, Falk, Szala, Faiola

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Fiala Family Origin

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Fiala Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    12%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Tailor

    8%
  • Barber

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Fiala family was Barber. The most common Fiala occupation in the USA was Farmer. 12% of Fiala's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fiala.

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Fiala Life Expectancy

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Between 1948 and 2004, Fiala life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Fiala in 1948 was 44, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fiala

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