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Palas Name Meaning

Greek: variant of Pallas. German: variant of Balasch, a Germanized form of Czech and Slovak Balaš or Hungarian Balazs, vernacular forms of the Latin personal name Blasius.

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


Similar surnames: Balas, Pallas, Pala, Galas, Kalas, Palos, Panas, Walas, Pavlas, Salas

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Palas Family Origin

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Palas Family Occupations

What did your Palas ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Keeps House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Palas. The most common Palas occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Palas's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Keeps House

    50%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Palas ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Palas Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Palas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Palas 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 Palas. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Palas. For the veterans among your Palas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Palas Life Expectancy

What is the average Palas lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Palas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Palas in 1963 was 76, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Palas

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Palas ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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