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Milla Family History

Milla Name Meaning

Catalan (Millà): from a reduced form of a personal name from Latin Aemilianus (see Milian).

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


Similar surnames: Millan, Mill, Lilla, Mille, Mills, Milia, Milian, Molla, Villa

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Where is the Milla family from?

You can see how Milla families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Milla family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Milla families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Milla family living in Louisiana. This was 100% of all the recorded Milla's in the USA. Louisiana had the highest population of Milla families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Milla surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Milla ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Milla. 25% of Milla men worked as a Laborer and 12% of Milla women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Milla were Farming and Teacher.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    25%
  • Farmer
    20%
  • Salesman
    6%
  • Farming
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    12%
  • Maid
    9%
  • Housework
    8%
  • Teacher
    6%
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Census Records

There are 17,000 census records available for the last name Milla. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Milla census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Milla. 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 Cards

There are 731 military records available for the last name Milla. For the veterans among your Milla ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Milla lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Milla life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Milla in 1964 was 69, and 76 in 2004.

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