La Spada Family History

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La Spada Name Meaning

Italian: from spada ‘sword’, a metonymic occupational name for a sword maker, or possibly in some cases a nickname.

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


Similar surnames: Spada, Espada, La Placa, Laska, La Scala, Zapata, Campana, La Scola

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La Spada Family Origin

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La Spada Family Occupations

What did your La Spada ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named La Spada. 19% of La Spada men worked as a Laborer and 40% of La Spada women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named La Spada were Carpet Salesman and Machine Operator

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    19%
  • Greenhouse Attendant
    13%
  • Baker
    7%
  • Carpet Salesman
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    40%
  • Homemaker
    20%
  • House Work
    20%
  • Machine Operator
    20%

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

La Spada Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 196 census records available for the last name La Spada. Like a window into their day-to-day life, La Spada 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 196 immigration records available for the last name La Spada. 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 116 military records available for the last name La Spada. For the veterans among your La Spada ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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La Spada Life Expectancy

What is the average La Spada lifespan?

Between 1970 and 2002, in the United States, La Spada life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for La Spada in 1970 was 49, and 90 in 2002.

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