Halla Name Meaning

Finnish: topographic name from halla ‘frost’, by extension ‘fallow field’. This name is found mainly in northern Finland (Ostrobothnia and Kainuu). It is also found as an ornamental name, adopted by Finns with Swedish names during the name conversion movement in the 19th and early 20th centuries. Finnish: from an old personal name of Germanic origin. Variant of German Halle (see Hall), found in France, Austria, Bohemia, and elsewhere.

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


Similar surnames: Hall, Halle, Walla, Palla, Hallam, Helle, Valla, Balla, Calla, Lalla

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Halla Family Origin

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Halla Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Merchant Tailor

    14%
  • Tailor

    14%
  • Blacksmith

    7%

In 1880, the most common Halla occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Halla's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Halla family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Merchant Tailor and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Halla.

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Halla Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Halla life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Halla in 1955 was 49, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Halla

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