Elia Name Meaning

Southern Italian: from the personal name Elia, Italian equivalent of Elias. Basque: habitational name from Elia, a town in Navarre, Basque Country.

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


Similar surnames: Melia, Lia, Celia, Via, Femia, Elias, Alia, Oliva, Eis, Lio

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Elia Family Origin

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Elia Family Occupations

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  • Works At Sawmill

    100%

In 1880, the most common Elia occupation in the USA was Works At Sawmill. 100% of Elia's were Works At Sawmills.

Source: Census data for Elia | Data not to scale

Elia Historical Records

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Elia Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Elia life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Elia in 1946 was 34, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Elia

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