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La Piana Name Meaning

Italian: topographic name for someone who lived on a plain or plateau, Italian piana (Latin planum, from the adjective planus ‘flat’, ‘level’), or a habitational name from a place named with this word.

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

Similar surnames: Piana, La Cava, La Spina, La Sala, La Pietra, La Polla, De Piano

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Where is the La Piana family from?

You can see how La Piana families moved over time by selecting different census years. The La Piana family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 La Piana family living in New York. This was 100% of all the recorded La Piana's in the USA. New York had the highest population of La Piana families in 1920.
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Census Records

There are 99 census records available for the last name La Piana. Like a window into their day-to-day life, La Piana census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 255 immigration records available for the last name La Piana. 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 Cards

There are 48 military records available for the last name La Piana. For the veterans among your La Piana ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average La Piana lifespan?

Between 1979 and 1997, in the United States, La Piana life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for La Piana in 1979 was 93, and 83 in 1997.

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