Lia Name Meaning

Southern Italian: from a short form of the personal name Elia. French: occupational name for someone who tied up vines, from French liat, past participle of lier ‘to tie’. Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads, so named from the definite singular form of Li 4.

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


Similar surnames: Lian, Li, Lis, Via, Lio, Pia, Elia, Lipa, Lie, Lias

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Lia Family Origin

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Lia Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

In 1880, the most common Lia occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Lia's were Farmers.

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Between 1962 and 2004, Lia life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Lia in 1962 was 73, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lia

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