Parella Family History

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Parella Name Meaning

Catalan: variant spelling of the habitational name Perella. Catalan: apparently also a habitational name, possibly from pareja ‘pair’, as a medieval land measurement denoting the area of land that could be plowed by a pair of oxen in one day. Italian: unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Perella, Parrella, Patella, Abella, Capella, Portella, Parola

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Parella Family Origin

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Parella Family Occupations

What did your Parella ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Parella. 34% of Parella men worked as a Laborer and 20% of Parella women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Parella were New Worker and Machine Operator

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Truck Driver
  • New Worker

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
  • Presser
  • Stenographer
  • Machine Operator

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

Parella Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Parella. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Parella 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 395 immigration records available for the last name Parella. 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 437 military records available for the last name Parella. For the veterans among your Parella ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Parella Life Expectancy

What is the average Parella lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Parella life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Parella in 1957 was 47, and 68 in 2004.

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