Zales Name Meaning

Polish: variant of Zalas, a topographic name for someone who lived ‘on the other side of the wood’, from Polish za ‘beyond’ + las ‘wood’.

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


Similar surnames: Sales, Les, Vales, Zale, Ales, Scales, Sale, Bales, Cales, Eales

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Zales Family Origin

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Zales Family Occupations

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  • Borough Of Dartmouth & Treaserer (Muni)

    100%

In 1881, the most common Zales occupation in the UK was Borough Of Dartmouth & Treaserer (Muni). 100% of Zales's were Borough Of Dartmouth & Treaserer (Muni)s.

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Between 1960 and 2004, Zales life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Zales in 1960 was 57, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zales

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