Lista Family History

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Lista Name Meaning

Galician: habitational name from a place called Lista in La Coruña province. Southern Italian: from a short form of Evangelista.

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


Similar surnames: Lia, Lata, Lisa, Sisto, Lira, List, Lilla, Lastra, Liston, Festa

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Lista Family Origin

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Lista Family Occupations

What did your Lista ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Painter and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Lista. 28% of Lista men worked as a Painter and 34% of Lista women worked as a Bookkeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lista were Chauffeur and Salesgirl

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Painter
    28%
  • Laborer
    23%
  • Attendant
    14%
  • Chauffeur
    14%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Bookkeeper
    34%
  • Operator
    34%
  • Salesgirl
    34%

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

Lista Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Lista. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lista 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 872 immigration records available for the last name Lista. 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 292 military records available for the last name Lista. For the veterans among your Lista ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lista Life Expectancy

What is the average Lista lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2003, in the United States, Lista life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Lista in 1948 was 45, and 79 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lista 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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