Lella Family History

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Lella Name Meaning

Italian: variant (feminine in form) of Lello.

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

Similar surnames: Lilla, Lalla, Pella, Tella, Lelli, Rella, Bella, Vella, Lello

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Lella Family Origin

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Lella Family Occupations

What did your Lella ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Lella occupation in the UK was Bricklayer. 100% of Lella's were Bricklayers.

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  • Bricklayer


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

Lella Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Lella. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lella 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 963 immigration records available for the last name Lella. 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 395 military records available for the last name Lella. For the veterans among your Lella ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lella Life Expectancy

What is the average Lella lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2003, in the United States, Lella life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Lella in 1965 was 77, and 89 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lella

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lella ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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