Lilla Family History

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Lilla Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of Lillard. Italian: from a feminine form of the personal name Lillo; alternatively, from a reduced form of a female personal name such as Angelilla (from Angela), or a short form of Camilla.

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

Similar surnames: Lilly, Gill, Lalla, Milla, Lella, Lillo, Lello, Lipka, Villa, Milia

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Lilla Family Origin

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Lilla Family Occupations

What did your Lilla ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Platers Mate Constructional and Cook (retired) were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Lilla. 34% of Lilla men worked as a Platers Mate Constructional and 34% of Lilla women worked as a Cook (retired). Some less common occupations for Americans named Lilla were Seamandischarge No 802924 and Private Means

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Platers Mate Constructional
  • Restaurant Proprietor
  • Seamandischarge No 802924

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Cook (retired)
  • Cook General
  • Private Means

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

Lilla Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Lilla. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lilla 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 618 immigration records available for the last name Lilla. 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 529 military records available for the last name Lilla. For the veterans among your Lilla ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lilla Life Expectancy

What is the average Lilla lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Lilla life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Lilla in 1948 was 49, and 75 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lilla 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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