Gula Family History

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Gula Name Meaning

descriptive nickname for someone with a prominent bump or wart, Polish gula. nickname for a reveler, from a derivative of the dialect verb gulac ‘to make merry’. Hungarian: variant of Gulya, metonymic occupational name for a herdsman, from gulya ‘cattle’.

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

Similar surnames: Guba, Bula, Kula, Gola, Gura, Gala, Guza, Buza, Pula, Mula

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Gula Family Origin

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Gula Family Occupations

What did your Gula ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gula family was Leathermaker. The most common Gula occupation in the USA was Cotton Mill. 25% of Gula's were Cotton Mills. Cotton Mill, Currier and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gula.

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  • Cotton Mill

  • Currier

  • Laborer

  • Leathermaker


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

Gula Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gula. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gula 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Gula. 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 Gula. For the veterans among your Gula ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gula Life Expectancy

What is the average Gula lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Gula life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Gula in 1950 was 46, and 61 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gula 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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