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La Penna Name Meaning

Italian: topographic name from Latin penna ‘pinnacle’, ‘battlement’ (original meaning ‘feather’).

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


Similar surnames: La Piana, Penna, La Placa, La Pietra, Di Perna, La Penta, Della Penna

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La Penna Family Origin

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La Penna Family Occupations

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La Penna Historical Records

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Passenger List

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La Penna Life Expectancy

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Between 1980 and 1992, in the United States, La Penna life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for La Penna in 1980 was 70, and 84 in 1992.

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