Valla Name Meaning

Italian: variant of Valle. Norwegian and Swedish: habitational name from any of several places named from the plural of Old Norse vollr ‘field’, ‘meadow’ (Swedish valla). In Norway there are several farmsteads so named in Nordland. Albanian: see Vallas.

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


Similar surnames: Valle, Falla, Valli, Villa, Walla, Halla, Palla, Valls, Calla, Vala

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Valla Family Origin

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Valla Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    50%
  • Liquor Dealer

    50%

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In 1880, Laborer and Liquor Dealer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Valla. The most common Valla occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Valla's were Laborers.

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Valla Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Valla life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Valla in 1948 was 44, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Valla

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