Spatola Family History

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Spatola Name Meaning

from a diminutive of Spata. from old Sicilian spatula ‘grass’, ‘iris’ (or other plant with lanceolate leaves), used as a topographic name. nickname from spatola, a species of wading bird, so named for the shape of its beak. from Sicilian spàtula, a kind of fish, presumably applied as a nickname for someone thought to resemble this fish or as a metonymic occupational name for a fisherman.

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


Similar surnames: Parola, Patella, Spalla, Spinola, Spada, Pakula, Patoka, Palla

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Spatola Family Origin

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Spatola Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Spatola occupation in the USA was Musician. 100% of Spatola's were Musicians.

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  • Musician

    100%

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Spatola Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Spatola. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Spatola 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Spatola. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Spatola. For the veterans among your Spatola ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Spatola Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Spatola life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Spatola in 1960 was 55, and 77 in 2004.

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