Saarela Family History

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Saarela Name Meaning

Finnish: variant of Saari + the local suffix -la. Occurs mainly in western Finland. Mostly, this is an ornamental name adopted during the name conversion movement at the end of the 19th and the beginning of the 20th centuries.

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


Similar surnames: Salmela, Saari, Savela, Laurila, Arola, Barela, Varela, Savel, Canela

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Saarela Family Origin

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Saarela Family Occupations

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Saarela Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Saarela Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Saarela life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Saarela in 1962 was 65, and 72 in 2004.

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