Filas Family History

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Filas Name Meaning

Czech and Polish: derivative of the personal name Filip (see Philip). Ukrainian: unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Fila, Vilas, Milas, Files, Milos, Silas, Filan, Filak, Balas, Fils

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Filas Family Origin

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Filas Family Occupations

What did your Filas ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Filas. 37% of Filas men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Filas women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Filas were Butcher and Seamstress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Machine Operator
  • Salesman
  • Butcher

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • New Worker
  • Laborer
  • Maid
  • Seamstress

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

Filas Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Filas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Filas 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 402 immigration records available for the last name Filas. 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 349 military records available for the last name Filas. For the veterans among your Filas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Filas Life Expectancy

What is the average Filas lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Filas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Filas in 1958 was 31, and 82 in 2004.

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