Cretella Family History

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Cretella Name Meaning

Italian: probably a derivative of Creta, a habitational name from the Greek island of Crete, which in Renaissance times was under Venetian rule.

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


Similar surnames: Rotella, Stella, Rella, Perella, Costella, La Tella, Revilla

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Cretella Family Origin

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Cretella Family Occupations

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Cretella Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Cretella. 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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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Cretella. For the veterans among your Cretella ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cretella Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Cretella life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Cretella in 1961 was 45, and 85 in 2004.

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