Costella Family History

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Costella Name Meaning

Italian: probably from a diminutive of Costa.

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


Similar surnames: Stella, Costilla, Colella, Cascella, Cassella, Cretella, Comella

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Costella Family Origin

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Costella Family Occupations

What did your Costella ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Costella family was Boss In Dye Hose. Laborer, Keeping House and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Costella. The most common Costella occupation in the USA was Laborer. 22% of Costella's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    22%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • At Home

    3%
  • Boss In Dye Hose

    3%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Costella ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Costella Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Costella. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Costella census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Costella

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Costella. 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 Card

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

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Costella Life Expectancy

What is the average Costella lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Costella life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Costella in 1956 was 28, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Costella

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Costella ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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