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Zola Family History

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

16,768 Historical Documents with Zola on Ancestry.com
6,744 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
665 Military Records
762 Immigration Records
6,456 Census and Voter Lists
2,141 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Zola Families

  • Number of Zola families
     9 - 16
     4 - 8
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Zola last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Zola census records

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Zola Family Origin

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Zola Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Zola

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Zola Family Occupations

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Military Service by Zola

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