Machala Family History

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Machala Name Meaning

Czech and Polish (Machala): from a derivative of the personal name Mach (see Mach 1). Polish (Machala): perhaps also a derivative of the verb machac ‘swing’, ‘sway’.

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

Similar surnames: Machan, Machak, Machac, Michal, Macha, Machart, Michalak, Pacha

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Machala Family Origin

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Machala Family Occupations

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

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Machala Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 905 census records available for the last name Machala. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Machala 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 458 immigration records available for the last name Machala. 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 233 military records available for the last name Machala. For the veterans among your Machala ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Machala Life Expectancy

What is the average Machala lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Machala life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Machala in 1962 was 77, and 78 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Machala 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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