La Russa Family History

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La Russa Name Meaning

Southern Italian: nickname for someone from a family with red hair, from a variant spelling of rossa, feminine form of rosso ‘red’, the feminine form probably being due to the influence of the Italian word famiglia ‘family’.

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


Similar surnames: La Rossa, La Nasa, Lo Russo, La Ruffa, La Rosa, La Russo, Di Russo

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La Russa Family Origin

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La Russa Family Occupations

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La Russa Historical Records

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La Russa Life Expectancy

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Between 1969 and 2004, in the United States, La Russa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for La Russa in 1969 was 55, and 73 in 2004.

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