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La Scala Name Meaning

Italian: from scala ‘ladder’, ‘flight of steps’, with the definite article la, a topographic name for someone who lived by a flight of steps or on terraced land.

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


Similar surnames: La Sala, La Scola, La Cava, Di Scala, Scala, La Spina, La Fata

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Where is the La Scala family from?

You can see how La Scala families moved over time by selecting different census years. The La Scala family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 4 La Scala families living in New York. This was 100% of all the recorded La Scala's in the USA. New York had the highest population of La Scala families in 1920.
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What did your La Scala ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your La Scala ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 330 census records available for the last name La Scala. Like a window into their day-to-day life, La Scala 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 433 immigration records available for the last name La Scala. 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 195 military records available for the last name La Scala. For the veterans among your La Scala ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average La Scala lifespan?

Between 1980 and 2004, in the United States, La Scala life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for La Scala in 1980 was 66, and 69 in 2004.

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