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Lalama Family History

Lalama Name Meaning

Italian, Spanish, and Portuguese: topographic name for someone living by a marsh, or Spanish habitational name for someone from any of the numerous places called (La) Lama, especially La Lama in Pontevedra province. See Lama.

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


Similar surnames: Lama, Palma, Malara, Alamo, Llamas, Salata, Salada, Palaia, Salama

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Where is the Lalama family from?

You can see how Lalama families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Lalama family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1891 and 1920. The most Lalama families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1891 there were 2 Lalama families living in Kent. This was 100% of all the recorded Lalama's in the UK. Kent had the highest population of Lalama families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Lalama surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Lalama ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the US named Lalama. .

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

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    100%
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Census Records

There are 446 census records available for the last name Lalama. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lalama 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 233 immigration records available for the last name Lalama. 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 73 military records available for the last name Lalama. For the veterans among your Lalama ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Lalama lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Lalama life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Lalama in 1964 was 60, and 83 in 2004.

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