Parola Family History

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Parola Name Meaning

from parola ‘word’, ‘talk’, a nickname for a gossip or talkative person. shortened form of Calabrian Bomparola, a compound name composed of the elements buona ‘good’ + parola ‘word’, applied as a nickname for an honorable, trustworthy person, or as a personal name. from parola, which means ‘kettle’ in the dialect of Cremona, ‘bucket’ in that of Modena, hence probably a metonymic occupational name for someone whose work involved the use of such containers, as for example a kitchen scullion. possibly also a habitational name from Parola, a locality of Fidenza in Parma.

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

Similar surnames: Pala, Palla, Paola, Karol, Harold, Spatola, Marolt, Pakula, Perla

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Parola Family Origin

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Parola Family Occupations

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In 1939, Private Means was the top reported job for people in the UK named Parola.

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Private Means

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Parola Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

There are 502 military records available for the last name Parola. For the veterans among your Parola ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Parola Life Expectancy

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Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Parola life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Parola in 1948 was 47, and 92 in 2004.

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