Milas Family History

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Milas Name Meaning

Greek: probably an occupational name for an apple seller, from melon ‘apple’ + the occupational suffix -as, or a reduced form of some other surname containing the syllable -mil-, for example Koromilas ‘plum’. Czech and Slovak: derivative of a short form of an old Slavic name such as Miloslav or Bohumil (see Milan 3).

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

Similar surnames: Milan, Milos, Vilas, Miles, Silas, Miklas, Milks, Milko, Mula, Filas

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Milas Family Origin

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Milas Family Occupations

What did your Milas ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Milas occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Milas's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Milas family was Merchant. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Milas.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Merchant


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Milas Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Milas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Milas census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Milas. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 618 military records available for the last name Milas. For the veterans among your Milas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Milas Life Expectancy

What is the average Milas lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Milas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Milas in 1940 was 55, and 43 in 2004.

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