Pia Name Meaning

Italian (Piedmont): from the female personal name Pia. Catalan (Pià): habitational name from a place so called in the Rosselló area, eastern Pyrenees, named with the Latin personal name Appius + suffix -anum.

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

Similar surnames: Lia, Pi, Pina, Pla, Via, Pisa, Pio, Sia, Pica, Pin

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Pia Family Origin

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Pia Family Occupations

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In 1880, Dealer In Vegetables, Laborer and Moalder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pia. The most common Pia occupation in the USA was Dealer In Vegetables. 25% of Pia's were Dealer In Vegetabless. A less common occupation for the Pia family was Peroter Toy Manfr.

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  • Dealer In Vegetables

  • Laborer

  • Moalder

  • Peroter Toy Manfr


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Pia Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

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Pia Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Pia life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Pia in 1955 was 49, and 66 in 2004.

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