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Alcala Name Meaning

Spanish (Alcalá): habitational name from any of the numerous fortified villages named during the Moorish occupation of Spain with Arabic al ‘the’ + qal?ah ‘fortress’.

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

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Alcala Family Origin

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Alcala Family Occupations

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  • Ferryman

    20%
  • Gardener

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Mason

    20%

In 1880, Ferryman, Gardener and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Alcala. A less common occupation for the Alcala family was Mason. The most common Alcala occupation in the USA was Ferryman. 20% of Alcala's were Ferrymans.

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Alcala Life Expectancy

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