La Penta Family History

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La Penta Name Meaning

Italian: variant of La Pinta, a nickname from the feminine form of pinto ‘painted’, ‘flecked’, ‘two-tone’.

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


Similar surnames: La Fata, La Pietra, La Tona, La Penna, La Placa, La Tella, La Spina

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La Penta Family Origin

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La Penta Family Occupations

What did your La Penta ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Candy Maker and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named La Penta. 15% of La Penta men worked as a Candy Maker and 50% of La Penta women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named La Penta were Metal Worker and Sales Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Candy Maker
    15%
  • Candy Maker Helper
    15%
  • Laborer
    15%
  • Metal Worker
    15%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • New Worker
    50%
  • Sales Clerk
    50%

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

La Penta Historical Records

What La Penta family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 116 census records available for the last name La Penta. Like a window into their day-to-day life, La Penta 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 76 immigration records available for the last name La Penta. 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 76 military records available for the last name La Penta. For the veterans among your La Penta ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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La Penta Life Expectancy

What is the average La Penta lifespan?

Between 1972 and 2003, in the United States, La Penta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for La Penta in 1972 was 75, and 83 in 2003.

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