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Escalera Name Meaning

Spanish and Galician: habitational name from any of several places called Escalera, for example in Lugo, Guadalajara, and Málaga, from escalera ‘stairs’, ‘ladder’, probably denoting in some cases a terraced slope.

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


Similar surnames: Scalera, Escalona, Scala, Staller, Salera, Escher, Scales, Escajeda

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Escalera Family Origin

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Escalera Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Laborer

    33%

In 1880, the most common Escalera occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Escalera's were Farmers. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Escalera.

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Escalera Historical Records

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Escalera Life Expectancy

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