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Pesola Name Meaning

Italian: unexplained. This name is found mainly in Apulia, where many surnames have the ending -ola. Finnish: from the personal name Peso, a vernacular pet form of Petrus (see Peter) + the local suffix -la. The surname is recorded in central-western Finland from the 16th century onward.

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


Similar surnames: Eskola, Peltola, Perala, Ketola, Pella, Zeoli, Pesa, Paola, Pesta

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Pesola Family Origin

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Pesola Family Occupations

What did your Pesola ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Pesola. 47% of Pesola men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Pesola women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Pesola were Pressman and Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    47%
  • Farmer
    16%
  • Truck Driver
    16%
  • Pressman
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
    50%
  • Laborer
    50%

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

Pesola Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 896 census records available for the last name Pesola. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pesola 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 682 immigration records available for the last name Pesola. 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 202 military records available for the last name Pesola. For the veterans among your Pesola ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pesola Life Expectancy

What is the average Pesola lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Pesola life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Pesola in 1962 was 75, and 71 in 2004.

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