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Coletta Name Meaning

Italian: from the feminine form of the personal name Coletto .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Conetta, Colletta, Coletti, Culotta, Colella, Colletti, Paoletta

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Where is the Coletta family from?

You can see how Coletta families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Coletta family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1880 and 1920. The most Coletta families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 3 Coletta families living in New York. This was 100% of all the recorded Coletta's in USA. New York had the highest population of Coletta families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Coletta surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Coletta ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Coletta. 21% of Coletta men worked as a Laborer and 11% of Coletta women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Coletta were Proprietor and Housewife. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    21%
  • Barber
    6%
  • Clerk
    6%
  • Proprietor
    6%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Clerk
    11%
  • Teacher
    11%
  • Operator
    11%
  • Housewife
    9%
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Census Records

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Coletta. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Coletta census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Coletta. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Coletta. For the veterans among your Coletta ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Coletta lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Coletta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Coletta in 1952 was 42, and 81 in 2004.

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