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Savela Name Meaning

Finnish: habitational name from a farm named with savi ‘clay’ + the local suffix -la. Farms with this name are common throughout Finland. The surname occurs mostly in western and northern Finland.

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


Similar surnames: Jarvela, Savel, Kivela, Makela, Avelar, Favela, Sava, Tavel, Avena

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Savela Family Origin

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Savela Family Occupations

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  • Chopper

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Savela occupation in the USA was Chopper. 100% of Savela's were Choppers.

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Savela Life Expectancy

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