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Paglia Name Meaning

Italian: from paglia ‘straw’, hence possibly a nickname or a metonymic occupational name for someone who gathered straw or used it to make hats or mattresses, or a topographic name.

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


Similar surnames: Pagliaro, Pala, Palla, Baglio, Puglia, Neglia, Moglia, Maglio, Palma

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Paglia Family Origin

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Paglia Family Occupations

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Paglia Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Paglia. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Paglia 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Paglia. 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

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Paglia Life Expectancy

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Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Paglia life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Paglia in 1948 was 47, and 77 in 2004.

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