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La Sala Name Meaning

Italian: topographic name for someone who lived by or worked at a manor house, from sala ‘hall’, with the definite article la, or a habitational name from any of the many places named with this word, as for example Sala Baganza (Parma), Sala Biellese (Biella), Sala Bolognese (Bologna), Sala Comacina (Como), Sala Consilina (Salerno), or Sala Monferrato (Alessandria). Spanish and Catalan: habitational name from one of the places called La Sala in Barcelona, Tarragona, Oviedo, or Huesca provinces.

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


Similar surnames: La Cava, La Scala, La Rosa, Lalama, Lasell, La Spina, La Barca

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You can see how La Sala families moved over time by selecting different census years. The La Sala family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 10 La Sala families living in New York. This was 100% of all the recorded La Sala's in the USA. New York had the highest population of La Sala families in 1920.
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There are 689 census records available for the last name La Sala. Like a window into their day-to-day life, La Sala 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

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There are 337 military records available for the last name La Sala. For the veterans among your La Sala ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average La Sala lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, La Sala life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for La Sala in 1961 was 50, and 71 in 2004.

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