Briglia Family History

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Briglia Name Meaning

Italian: of uncertain derivation; possibly a habitational name from a minor place named with this word.

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

Similar surnames: Triglia, Muglia, Treglia, Guariglia, Milia, Biglin, Billig, Marsiglia

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Briglia Family Origin

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Briglia Family Occupations

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Briglia Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Briglia Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Briglia life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Briglia in 1960 was 74, and 78 in 2004.

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