Celia Name Meaning

from the female personal name Celia. (southern Italian) nickname from medieval Greek kaelas ‘warmth’, ‘ardor’.

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


Similar surnames: Cilia, Melia, Calia, Celio, Elia, Celi, Femia, Lia, Ceglia, Cella

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Celia Family Origin

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Celia Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    50%
  • Painter

    50%

In 1880, the most common Celia occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Celia's were Laborers. Laborer and Painter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Celia.

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Celia Historical Records

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Celia Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Celia life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Celia in 1951 was 47, and 89 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Celia

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