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Walas Family History

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

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2,964 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
430 Military Records
687 Immigration Records
1,814 Census and Voter Lists
822 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Walas Families

  • Number of Walas families
     10 - 18
     4 - 9
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Walas families
     7 - 11
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Walas last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Walas Family Origin

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Walas Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Walas

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Walas Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Walas census records

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Walas Civil War Service Records

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