La Ruffa Family History

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La Ruffa Name Meaning

Italian: probably a nickname for someone from a family with red hair (see Ruffo).

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


Similar surnames: La Russa, La Rossa, Ruffo, Karaffa, La Rosa, Baffa, Li Puma, La Greca

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La Ruffa Family Origin

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La Ruffa Family Occupations

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La Ruffa Historical Records

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La Ruffa Life Expectancy

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Between 1982 and 1992, in the United States, La Ruffa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for La Ruffa in 1982 was 70, and 78 in 1992.

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