Zola Name Meaning

Italian: habitational name from any of various minor places named with Zol(l)a, from a dialect term for a mound or bank of earth, as for example Zola Predosa (Bologna) or Zolla in Monrupino (Trieste). Italian: from a reduced form of the personal name Anzola. Italian: from the old Venetian dialect word zola ‘female kid’.

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


Similar surnames: Mola, Pola, Sola, Cola, Ola, Gola, Cota, Zoda, Nola, Kula

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Zola Family Origin

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Zola Family Occupations

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  • Confectioner Employing Two Men

    100%

In 1881, the most common Zola occupation in the UK was Confectioner Employing Two Men. 100% of Zola's were Confectioner Employing Two Mens.

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Between 1956 and 2004, Zola life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Zola in 1956 was 48, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zola

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