Walas Family History

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Walas Name Meaning

Polish: from a derivative of the personal name Walenty, Polish form of Latin Valentinus (see Valentine). Possibly a reduced and altered form of the Lithuanian family name Valavicius or Valasevicius.

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

Similar surnames: Balas, Waas, Galas, Palas, Valis, Kalas, Vilas, Gala, Vales, Halas

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Walas Family Origin

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Walas Family Occupations

What did your Walas ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Railway Clerk and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Walas.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Railway Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Walas Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Walas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Walas 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 714 immigration records available for the last name Walas. 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 438 military records available for the last name Walas. For the veterans among your Walas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Walas Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Walas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Walas in 1963 was 76, and 85 in 2004.

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